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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See podiatry.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The branch of medicine concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the feet (and formerly the hands)

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The art of treating diseases of the hands and feet.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The art of treating diseases, callosities, or excrescences of the hands and feet.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the branch of medicine concerned with the feet

Etymologies

chiro- + -pod + -y2.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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