- 1.1 (dental plate) [formal] prótesis (feminine) dental [formal]More example sentences1.2
(dentures plural)dentadura (f) postiza, caja (f) de dientes (Colombia) , placa (feminine) (de dientes) (Chile) a set of dentures una dentadura postiza
- All teeth can be replaced with removable partial or complete dentures.
- There are some advantages to retaining selected teeth under dentures instead of having them extracted.
- Like natural teeth, dentures must be kept as clean as possible.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.