Entry from British & World English dictionary
noun[mass noun] technical
- This is an ill defined entity that includes burning mouth syndrome, atypical facial pain, atypical odontalgia, and the syndrome of oral complaints.
- Example sentences
- The decoction is used as a powerful sudorific, and in the form of a gargle for affections of the throat, also as an addition to odontalgic tincture.
- The fresh root is astringent, cathartic, emetic, emmenagogue and odontalgic.
For editors and proofreaders
Line breaks: odon|tal¦gia
Definition of odontalgia in:
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.