noun. a denture anchored to teeth on either side of missing teeth.
- dental plate
- bridge (English)
- brigge (Middle English (1100-1500))
- work (English)
- weorc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
Example sentences of the word bridgework
1. Noun, singular or mass
Providing proper care for your mouth and teeth is important, and sometimes this requires major dental procedures or surgery such as a root canal or bridgework.