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Webster 1913 Edition


Pontic

Pon′tic

,
Adj.
[L.
Ponticus
, Gr. [GREEK], fr. [GREEK] the sea, especially, the Black Sea.]
Of or pertaining to the Pontus, Euxine, or Black Sea.

Webster 1828 Edition


Pontic

PONT'IC

,
Adj.
[L. Pontus, the Euxine sea.]
Pertaining to the Pontus, Euxine, or Black Sea.

Definition 2023


Pontic

Pontic

See also: pontic

English

Adjective

Pontic (not comparable)

  1. Of or relating to the historical Pontus region of Asia Minor or its people.

See also

pontic

pontic

See also: Pontic

English

Adjective

pontic (comparative more pontic, superlative most pontic)

  1. Of or pertaining to the Pontus, Euxine, or Black Sea.

Noun

pontic (plural pontics)

  1. A false tooth that forms part of a dental bridge