Meaning of odontology in English:


Pronunciation /ˌɒdɒnˈtɒlədʒi/ /ˌəʊdɒnˈtɒlədʒi/

Translate odontology into Spanish


mass noun
  • The scientific study of the structure and diseases of teeth.

    ‘The call went out for dentists trained in forensic odontology to assist.’
    • ‘Although forensic odontology could seem a macabre means of identification, for the families of victims it may be the only means of obtaining peace of mind.’
    • ‘He was charged with the murder based essentially on forensic odontology evidence and placed on trial for murder.’