- an artificial replacement of one or several of the teeth (partial denture), or all of the teeth (full denture) of either or both jaws; dental prosthesis.
- a set of teeth.
noun (usually plural)
- Also called: dental plate, false teeth a partial or full set of artificial teeth
- rare a set of natural teeth
- A partial or complete set of artificial teeth for either the upper or lower jaw.dental plate
- dentures A complete set of removable artificial teeth for both jaws.