- The science of the effect of either increased or reduced atmospheric pressure on the teeth. [aero- + G. odous, tooth]
* * *aer·odon·tia .ar-ō-'dän-ch(ē-)ə, .er- n the branch of dentistry associated with dental problems arising in connection with flying
Medical dictionary. 2011.
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aerodontia — n. study of how high altitude flying affects the teeth … English contemporary dictionary
aerodontia — aer·odon·tia … English syllables
aerodontia — rōˈdänch(ē)ə noun ( s) Etymology: New Latin, from aer + odontia : the branch of dentistry associated with dental problems arising in connection with flying … Useful english dictionary