Definition of odontist in English:

odontist

noun

historical
  • J. G. Lockhart's humorous word for: a dentist.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Blackwood's Magazine. From ancient Greek ὀδόντ-, ὀδούς tooth + -ist.

Pronunciation

odontist

/əʊˈdɒntɪst//ɒˈdɒntɪst/