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dental technician

n.
One who makes dental appliances and restorative devices, such as bridges or dentures, to the specifications of a dentist.
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dental technician

A person who makes dental appliances, such as dentures, bridges and orthodontic devices.
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den·tal tech·ni·ci·an

(dentăl tek-nishăn)
The dental professional who fabricates crowns, bridges, and prosthetic devices under supervision of or following a prescription by a dentist.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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