psychic dentistry(redirected from miracle in the mouth)
The alleged healing of dental disease (periodontal disease) and/or reconstruction (spontaneous production of fillings in carious teeth) by noninterventional manoeuvres, including faith healing, laying on of hands, psychic healing and other manoeuvres.
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psychic dentistryMiracle in mouth Quackery The alleged healing of dental disease–eg, periodontal disease, caries, by noninterventional maneuvers–eg, faith healing, laying on of hands, psychic healing, etc. Cf Alternative dentistry.
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