ASL sign for: dentist

Definition: A doctor who specializes in teeth, gums, and the mouth and who is qualified to treat the diseases and conditions that affect the teeth and gums, especially the repair and extraction of teeth and the insertion of artificial ones.

Related signs: TEETH.

Sentence example

Gloss: tooth cl-tooth ix hollow/hole, dentist(subj)[brows up] silver(obj) fill-in-classifier filled

English equivalent: The dentist filled up the whole hole with silver.