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 orthodontics orthodontics /ˌɔrθəˈdɑːntɪks/

noun

  1. The branch of dentistry dealing with the prevention or correction of irregularities of the teeth  ( dental orthopaedics , dental orthopedics , orthodontia , orthodontics , orthodonture )
    the branch of dentistry dealing with the prevention or correction of irregularities of the teeth


 intravenous pyelogram intravenous pyelogram /ˌɪntrəˈviːnəs paɪˈɛləɡræm/

noun

  1. X-ray picture of the kidneys and ureters after injection of a radiopaque dye  ( intravenous pyelogram , IVP )
    X-ray picture of the kidneys and ureters after injection of a radiopaque dye


 soya soya /ˈsɔɪə/

noun

  1. The most highly proteinaceous vegetable known; the fruit of the soybean plant is used in a variety of foods and as fodder (especially as a replacement for animal protein)  ( soy , soya , soya bean , soybean )
    the most highly proteinaceous vegetable known; the fruit of the soybean plant is used in a variety of foods and as fodder (especially as a replacement for animal protein)
     Soya beans are used to make tofu and soy milk
    Soya beans are used to make tofu and soy milk
  2. Erect bushy hairy annual herb having trifoliate leaves and purple to pink flowers; extensively cultivated for food and forage and soil improvement but especially for its nutritious oil-rich seeds; native to Asia  ( Glycine max , soja , soja bean , soy , soya , soya bean , soybean , soybean plant )
    erect bushy hairy annual herb having trifoliate leaves and purple to pink flowers; extensively cultivated for food and forage and soil improvement but especially for its nutritious oil-rich seeds; native to Asia


 confit confit /ˈkɑnfɪt/

noun

  1. A piece of meat (especially a duck) cooked slowly in its own fat  ( confit )
    a piece of meat (especially a duck) cooked slowly in its own fat
     I ordered duck confit at the French restaurant, and it melted in my mouth.
    I ordered duck confit at the French restaurant, and it melted in my mouth.