chiropractor

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek χείρ (kheír, hand) + πρᾶξις (prâksis, action, activity, practice)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈkaɪ.ɹəˌpɹæk.tə(ɹ)/

Noun[edit]

chiropractor (plural chiropractors)

  1. A health care practitioner who specializes in chiropractic, the hands on or hand-held instrumental movement of the bone structure of the body to improve the function of the joints and/or nervous system.

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