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pe·do·don·tist

(pē-dō-don'tist),
A dentist who practices pedodontics.
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pe·di·at·ric den·tist

(pēdē-atrik dentist)
A health care professional concerned with the dental care and treatment of children.
Synonym(s): pedodontist, paediatric dentist.
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pedodontist

(pē″dō-dŏn′tĭst)
A dentist who specializes in care of children's teeth.
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pe·di·at·ric den·tist

(pēdē-atrik dentist)
A health care professional concerned with dental care and treatment of children.
Synonym(s): pedodontist, paediatric dentist.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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