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Meaning of DENTURE

Pronunciation:  'denchur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a dental appliance that artificially replaces missing teeth
 

DENTURE is a 7 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: dental plate, plate
 
 See Also: bridge, bridgework, dental appliance, false teeth

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Den"ture\ (?; 135), n. [L. dens, dentis, tooth: cf. F.
denture, OF. denteure.] (Dentistry)
An artificial tooth, block, or set of teeth.

 

 

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