orthopedia

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Etymology[edit]

ortho- +‎ pedia. From Ancient Greek ὀρθός (orthós, correction) combined with παῖς (paîs, child). See also orthopedic.

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orthopedia (uncountable)

  1. (medicine) The branch of medicine which deals with the prevention and correction of deformities in bodies; orthopedics.

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