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dentistry dealing with the dental problems of the aged. adj., adj gerodon´tic.
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treatment of dental problems peculiar to advanced age.
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The branch of dentistry that deals with the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases and problems specific to the aged.
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den·tal ger·i·at·rics(den'tăl jer'ē-at'riks)
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