osteopath

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Etymology[edit]

osteo- +‎ -path

Noun[edit]

osteopath (plural osteopaths)

  1. (alternative medicine) A non-physician healthcare practitioner who practices osteopathy by manipulating the skeleton and muscles. Not to be confused with Doctors of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) who are full physicians like Doctors of Medicine (M.D.)

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