Definition of denturist in English:


Pronunciation /ˈden(t)SHərəst/ /ˈdɛn(t)ʃərəst/


  • A person who makes dentures.

    ‘The Restrictive Practices Commission later recommended that the act should be amended to remove the prohibition on denturists supplying dentures to over-18s, providing they did not work on living tissue.’
    • ‘He said that he came to town after hearing about a need for a denturist in town and from a dental supplier, as well as recognizing that the senior homes could provide a good base.’
    • ‘The other interesting trend is the idea of allowing more competition from what are currently secondary professions such as ‘denturists’.’
    • ‘Deegan, who is studying the denturism course at the university, aims to become a practicing denturist in spring 2003.’