Part of speech: adjective

Of or pertaining the teeth or dentistry.

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Usage examples "dental":

  1. Dental education for profit rather than for instruction and for health has been the rule. - "Civics and Health", William H. Allen.
  2. Something prompted me to explore a university and I went to Iowa, where for six years I vibrated between the collegiate, dental, and medical departments. - "A Breath of Prairie and other stories", Will Lillibridge.
  3. He spoke to his servant in Hindustani, and I noticed at once the peculiar sound of the dental consonants, never to be acquired by a northern- born person. - "Mr. Isaacs", F. Marion Crawford.