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I was studying to be a dental hygienist and working as a dental assistant. I met a photographer and decided to put my job on hold for just a summer to begin modeling.
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Meaning of "hygienist" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HYGIENIST

hygienist  [ˈhaɪdʒiːnɪst] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HYGIENIST

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Hygienist is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES HYGIENIST MEAN IN ENGLISH?

hygienist

Hygiene

Hygiene is a set of practices performed for the preservation of health. While in modern medical sciences there is a set of standards of hygiene recommended for different situations, what is considered hygienic or not can vary between different cultures, genders and etarian groups. Some regular hygienic practices may be considered good habits by a society while the neglect of hygiene can be considered disgusting, disrespectful or even threatening. Sanitation involves the hygienic disposal and treatment by the civic authority of potentially unhealthy human waste, such as sewerage and drainage.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HYGIENIST


balloonist
bəˈluːnɪst
bassoonist
bəˈsuːnɪst
cartoonist
kɑːˈtuːnɪst
concertinist
ˌkɒnsəˈtiːnɪst
corniced
ˈkɔːnɪst
cornicing
ˈkɔːnɪst
cornist
ˈkɔːnɪst
earnest
ˈɜːnɪst
faunist
ˈfɔːnɪst
flugelhornist
ˈfluːɡəlˌhɔːnɪst
Hinayanist
ˌhiːnəˈjɑːnɪst
hornist
ˈhɔːnɪst
internist
ˈɪntɜːnɪst
machinist
məˈʃiːnɪst
magazinist
ˌmæɡəˈziːnɪst
opportunist
ˌɒpəˈtjuːnɪst
plenist
ˈpliːnɪst
routinist
ruːˈtiːnɪst
sopranist
səˈprɑːnɪst
tambourinist
ˌtæmbəˈriːnɪst

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HYGIENIST

hygeian
hygeist
Hygiaphone
hygieist
hygiene
hygienic
hygienically
hygienics
hygristor
hygrochastic
hygrochasy
hygrodeik
hygrograph
hygrographic
hygrographical
hygrology
hygroma
hygrometer
hygrometric
hygrometrical

WORDS THAT END LIKE HYGIENIST

abiogenist
alienist
communist
dental hygienist
ecumenist
epigenist
eugenist
euthenist
Galenist
geomorphogenist
Hellenist
Jansenist
larcenist
lichenist
lutenist
miscegenist
oral hygienist
Panhellenist
philhellenist
phillumenist
Zenist

Synonyms and antonyms of hygienist in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «hygienist» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HYGIENIST

Find out the translation of hygienist to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of hygienist from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «hygienist» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

卫生员
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

higienista
570 millions of speakers

English

hygienist
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

विज्ञानी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

أخصائي صحة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

гигиенист
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

higienista
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

স্বাস্থ্যবিজ্ঞানী
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

hygiéniste
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Hygienist
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Hygieniker
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

歯科衛生士
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

위생사
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Hygienist
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

vệ sinh
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

சுகாதார
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

स्वच्छताशास्त्रज्ञ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

hijenist
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

igienista
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

higienistka
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

гігієніст
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

igienist
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

υγιεινολόγος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

mondhigiënis
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

yrkeshygienikern
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

pleieren
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of hygienist

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HYGIENIST»

The term «hygienist» is quite widely used and occupies the 49.642 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HYGIENIST» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about hygienist

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2 QUOTES WITH «HYGIENIST»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word hygienist.
1
Vicki Lawrence
I wanted to study to be a dental hygienist, marry a rich dentist, and hang it up.
2
Nikki Ziering
I was studying to be a dental hygienist and working as a dental assistant. I met a photographer and decided to put my job on hold for just a summer to begin modeling.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HYGIENIST»

Discover the use of hygienist in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to hygienist and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Foundations of Periodontics for the Dental Hygienist
Accompanying CD-ROM contains ... "full-color versions of the clinical photographs and comprehensive simulated patient cases from the book."--P. [4] of cover.
Jill Shiffer Nield-Gehrig, Donald E. Willmann, 2007
2
General and Oral Pathology for the Dental Hygienist
Leslie DeLong, Nancy Burkhart. 1.] Major Findings of “Oral Health in America: A Report of the Surgeon General” I Oral diseases and disorders in and of themselves affect health and well-being throughout life. I Safe and effective measures ...
Leslie DeLong, Nancy Burkhart, 2013
3
Dental Hygiene: Theory and Practice
Critical Thinking exercises provide opportunities for independent thought and problem solving. Tables and boxes build upon and simplify information from the text, making study and review quick and easy.
Michele Leonardi Darby, Margaret Walsh, 2009
4
Toxicology Principles for the Industrial Hygienist
Focuses on the applications of toxicology principles to the practice of industrial hygiene, using case studies as examples.
William E. Luttrell, Warren W. Jederberg, Kenneth R. Still, 2008
5
e-Study Guide for: Clinical Practice of the Dental Hygienist
Never Highlight a Book Again! Just the FACTS101 study guides give the student the textbook outlines, highlights, practice quizzes and optional access to the full practice tests for their textbook.
Cram101 Textbook Reviews, 2012
6
A Career as a Dental Hygienist
This practical volume gives students in-depth information, including relevant high school coursework they need to prepare for this career.
Ann Byers, 2012
7
Risk Assessment Principles for the Industrial Hygienist
This relevant and scholarly text masterfully integrates health risk assessment information and its importance to IH and environmental scientists.
M. A. Jayjock, Jeremiah Lynch, Deborah Imel Nelson, 2000
8
Master the Dental Hygienist Exam
Peterson's Master the Dental Hygienist Exam is a comprehensive guide that offers essential test-prep and review material to those seeking to advance their dental hygienist careers.
Peterson's, 2011
9
Local Anesthesia for the Dental Hygienist
Key terms begin each chapter and are highlighted within the text; a glossary defines each term. Learning objectives begin each chapter and set goals for what you will accomplish; they also help you study for examinations.
Demetra D. Logothetis, 2011
10
Periodontology for the Dental Hygienist
This edition includes updates on issues such as the links between oral and systemic health, dental implants, and the use of lasers.
Dorothy A. Perry, Phyllis L. Beemsterboer, Gwen Essex, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HYGIENIST»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term hygienist is used in the context of the following news items.
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Teen Mom 2 Is Back: Why Are We Still Watching This Shit?
Teen Mom 2 Is Back: Why Are We Still Watching This Shit? 1. Wow...there are four role models in this photo! I see a future dental hygienist, CVS ... «Deadspin, Jul 15»
2
Style Invitational Week 1133: 'Hew ready? Poems even the rhythm …
a wicked lapse, in your hygienist's view, because it boosts your risk of dental loss— and then she scrapes your plaque and scours your goo «Washington Post, Jul 15»
3
Sandra Bland Joins Long List of Black Women to Die in Police … - Mic
Miriam Carey was a 34-year-old dental hygienist who made a wrong turn near the White House and was fatally shot by federal law enforcement ... «Mic, Jul 15»
4
Retired art teacher helps people touch inner muses - Bryan County …
Shortly after retirement at a dental visit, dental hygienist Karen Infinger who also is a friend, spoke of a painting experience she had in ... «Bryan County News, Jul 15»
5
Restaurant review: Squirrel this one away — great breakfast at Nest …
So, I learned about breakfast at Squirrel's Nest, just south of McFarland, because my co-worker said his dental hygienist recommended it. «Madison.com, Jul 15»
6
Grants boost dental clinic staff, hours - Work It, Lynchburg: News
... Centra Health, have given the clinic enough money to hire an entire dental team, consisting of a dentist, dental hygienist and dental assistant. «Lynchburg News and Advance, Jul 15»
7
Oh, my aching ... teeth? | Dr. Fields - Auburn Reporter
Regular visits to your dental hygienist for professional cleanings are very beneficial. Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA). The exact cause of RA is ... «Auburn Reporter, Jul 15»
8
The successful hygiene department: Understanding the numbers
It takes from 800-1,000 active patients to keep one full-time hygienist busy. So, in the start-up stage, the practice may need a hygienist only ... «Dental Economics, Jul 15»
9
Grayson, Osteen Engagement Announced
... High School, graduated from Guilford Tech Community College, and is currently employed at Cedar Walk Dentistry as a dental hygienist. «The Transylvania Times, Jul 15»
10
Rochester Hills doctor brings dental care to Guatemalan people
His assistant of eight years, Tiffany Barnhart, and hygienist of 16 years, Karen Gould, came with him. They were housed in the city of Antigua. «The Oakland Press, Jul 15»

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