repositioner

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

reposition +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

repositioner (plural repositioners)

  1. One who, or that which, repositions.
    • 1978, Brian Inglis, The Book of the Back (page 109)
      Nevertheless osteopaths are coming to regard themselves not so much as thrusters, or even as repositioners, of bones, but as releasers of the patient's own recuperative forces.