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Descriptor English:   Toothbrushing 
Descriptor Spanish:   Cepillado Dental 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Escovação Dentária 
Synonyms English:   Toothbrushings  
Tree Number:   E06.761.726.794
Definition English:   The act of cleaning teeth with a brush to remove plaque and prevent tooth decay. (From Webster, 3d ed) 
Indexing Annotation English:   restrict to brushing with a toothbrush: see note at DENTAL DEVICES, HOME CARE
History Note English:   70; was TOOTHBRUSHES 1963-69 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AE adverse effects CL classification
EC economics ES ethics
HI history IS instrumentation
MT methods MO mortality
NU nursing PX psychology
ST standards SN statistics & numerical data
TD trends VE veterinary
Record Number:   14489 
Unique Identifier:   D014099 

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