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Meaning of "periodontal" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PERIODONTAL

periodontal  [ˌpɛrɪəˈdɒntəl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PERIODONTAL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Periodontal is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES PERIODONTAL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Periodontology

Periodontology or Periodontics is the specialty of dentistry that studies supporting structures of teeth, as well as diseases and conditions that affect them. The supporting tissues are known as the periodontium, which includes the gingiva, alveolar bone, cementum, and the periodontal ligament. A professional who practices this specialty field of dentistry is known as a periodontist.

Definition of periodontal in the English dictionary

The definition of periodontal in the dictionary is of, denoting, or affecting the gums and other tissues surrounding the teeth.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PERIODONTAL


Continental
ˌkɒntɪˈnɛntəl
dental
ˈdɛntəl
endodontal
ˌendəʊˈdɒntəl
environmental
ɪnˌvaɪərənˈmentəl
experimental
ɪkˌspɛrɪˈmɛntəl
fontal
ˈfɒntəl
frontal
ˈfrʌntəl
fundamental
ˌfʌndəˈmɛntəl
gentle
ˈdʒɛntəl
governmental
ˌɡʌvənˈmɛntəl
horizontal
ˌhɒrɪˈzɒntəl
incremental
ˌɪnkrɪˈmɛntəl
instrumental
ˌɪnstrəˈmɛntəl
mental
ˈmɛntəl
occidental
ˌɒksɪˈdɛntəl
oriental
ˌɔːrɪˈɛntəl
ornamental
ˌɔːnəˈmɛntəl
parental
pəˈrɛntəl
quantal
ˈkwɒntəl
rental
ˈrɛntəl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PERIODONTAL

periodic sentence
periodic system
periodic table
periodic tenancy
periodical
periodical cicada
periodicalist
periodically
periodicity
periodide
periodisation
periodization
periodontally
periodontia
periodontic
periodontically
periodontics
periodontist
periodontitis
periodontology

WORDS THAT END LIKE PERIODONTAL

Cantal
car rental
confrontal
departmental
detrimental
developmental
documental
elemental
full-frontal
incidental
intercontinental
interfrontal
intergovernmental
monumental
nasofrontal
prefrontal
quintal
sentimental
superfrontal
supplemental

Synonyms and antonyms of periodontal in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «periodontal» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PERIODONTAL

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

Translator English - Chinese

牙周
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

periodontal
570 millions of speakers

English

periodontal
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

periodontal
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

اللثة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

пародонта
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

periodontal
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পেরিওদোন্টাল
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

parodontale
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Periodontal
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

parodontalen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

歯周の
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

치주
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Periodontal
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

chu
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பல்லைச்சுற்றிய
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अर्धपोटी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

periodontal
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

parodontale
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

przyzębia
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

пародонта
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

parodontale
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

περιοδοντική
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

periodontale
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

parodontal
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

periodontal
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of periodontal

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PERIODONTAL»

The term «periodontal» is quite widely used and occupies the 38.832 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PERIODONTAL» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PERIODONTAL»

Discover the use of periodontal in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to periodontal and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Etiology and Pathogenesis of Periodontal Disease
'Etiology and Pathogenesis of Periodontal Disease' represents a new concept in periodontology with its pronounced focus on understanding through knowledge rather than presenting the present valid answers.
Alexandrina L Dumitrescu, 2009
2
Atlas of Cosmetic and Reconstructive Periodontal Surgery
Newly updated, this third edition is ideal as both a clinical reference and as a training tool for professionals and students.
Edward S. Cohen, 2007
3
Essentials of Clinical Periodontology and Periodontics
This is a learning textbook intended to serve the needs of several groups of dental care professionals. A methodological approach and simplicity in language is the most important objective of this new edition.
Shantipriya Reddy, 2008
4
Concepts in Nonsurgical Periodontal Therapy
This book presents up-to-date concepts in periodontal therapy by teaching dental hygienists procedures on how to perform a thorough periodontal assessment in an efficient manner.
‎1997
5
Fundamentals of Periodontal Instrumentation & Advanced Root ...
Critical thinking activities and patient cases promote application of concepts and problem-solving skills. A brand-new bonus DVD packaged with this edition includes video clips demonstrating the techniques covered in the book.
Jill S. Nield-Gehrig, 2008
6
Practical Advanced Periodontal Surgery
The book concentrates on some of the more challenging and advanced surgical aspects of periodontology, profiling procedures as they relate to other disciplines, such as orthodontics, restorative and implant dentistry, oral medicine, and ...
Serge Dibart, 2011
7
Periodontal Medicine and Systems Biology
This book provides a systems-based approach to periodontology and offers a scientific roadmap of the interactions which can lead to periodontal disease. The content is divided into five sections.
Brian Henderson, Michael Curtis, Robert Seymour, 2009
8
Periodontal and Gingival Health and Diseases: Children, ...
Leading clinicians and researchers from Europe and the United States have here pooled their expertise in this important text. (Distributed by Thieme for Martin Dunitz Publishers)
Enrique Bimstein, Howard L. Needleman, Thomas E. Van Dyke, 2001
9
Understanding Periodontitis: A Comprehensive Guide to ...
The goal of Understanding Periodontitis is to give a review on categories of periodontitis, as well as provide a detailed informative resource on diagnosing, categorizing and treating periodontitis.
Nkem Obiechina, 2011
10
Practical Periodontal Plastic Surgery
This book will benefit periodontists, dentists, residents and students alike by strengthening understanding of mucogingival surgery through a thorough appreciation of each part of the procedures involved.
Serge Dibart, Mamdouh Karima, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PERIODONTAL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term periodontal is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Diabetes & Periodontitis – A Deadly Combination
It is these glycated proteins or lipids which have been shown to impact on periodontal deterioration. Although the exact mechanism behind the ... «ScienceBlog.com, Jul 15»
2
Hard work pays off for Hurley Hall of Famers
After that, Baima studied at the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond, Va. for post-doctoral training in periodontics and periodontal surgery ... «Your Daily Globe.com, Jul 15»
3
Influence of type 2 diabetes on local production of inflammatory …
Pathological changes in periodontal tissues are mediated by the interaction between microorganisms and the host immune-inflammatory ... «7thSpace Interactive, Jul 15»
4
Are we hazardous to our pets?
Dogs have periodontal disease 5 times more frequently than people and as in humans, the result, if left untreated, is inflammation and bone ... «Tallahassee.com, Jul 15»
5
Pet Connection: Learn how to leash all those expenses
Ask about discounts: If your pet has severe periodontal disease, he may benefit from professional cleanings more than once a year. If that's the ... «Sacramento Bee, Jul 15»
6
Is there a link between heart disease and gum disease?
In the earliest stage of periodontal disease, gingivitis, the infection affects only ... in dental plaque are the major cause of periodontal disease. «Nursing in Practice, Jul 15»
7
Erosive esophageal reflux vs. non erosive esophageal reflux: oral …
The purpose of this clinical study was to assess the prevalence of acidic oral mucosal lesions and periodontal conditions in patients suffering ... «7thSpace Interactive, Jul 15»
8
University of Alberta periodontist warns of the health issues of oral …
"It's a young age to go through sophisticated periodontal surgery," he said. When Amy Hewko was 15 she told her parents she wanted a lip ... «Edmonton Sun, Jul 15»
9
Dr. Joseph Gaspari Now Utilizes Minimally Invasive Laser …
When periodontal disease is left untreated, patients may be at risk for various health problems. Periodontal disease can cause damage to teeth ... «Press Release Rocket, Jul 15»
10
Research and Markets: Global Periodontal Disease Therapeutics …
Periodontal Disease - Pipeline Insights provides the in-depth analysis of the pipeline assets across the Periodontal Disease. The main ... «Business Wire, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Periodontal [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/periodontal>. Nov 2019 ».
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