Definition of pedodontics in English:

pedodontics

(British paedodontics)

plural noun

  • [treated as singular] The branch of dentistry that deals with children's teeth.

    • ‘The Paedodontics department which is on the second floor of the college and hospital building is equipped with 24 specialised Paedodontic electronic chairs exclusively for children.’
    • ‘He specialized in pedodontics and orthodontia and was head of the orthodontic section of the Department of Dentistry of Westchester Medical Center.’

Origin

From pedo- + Greek odous, odont- tooth.

Pronunciation:

pedodontics

/ˌpēdəˈdän(t)iks/