from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See podiatry.
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- 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
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A chiropody parlor was furnished with well-lit booths or small apartments, where an easy chair was provided for each customer and a low stool for the chiropodist.
It quickly expanded to provide a range of day care services, including chiropody.
An HSF health plan also provides cash back on dental and optical visits, practitioner treatments – like physiotherapy, chiropody and acupuncture – hospital costs, personal accidents, home care help and much more.
Before long Jack and Mary find themselves grappling with a sinister plot involving cross-border money laundering, bullion smuggling, problems with beanstalks, titans seeking asylum, and the cut and thrust world of international chiropody.
"It's also," say the prize's organizers in their shortlist press release, "a book about invasion, obsession, displacement and possession, about comedy, art, prescription drugs and chiropody."
Ms. Redgrave has the funniest monologue with her genteel tale of chiropody and fetishism, "Miss Fozzard Finds Her Feet."
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Hairdressing and shampooing, manicuring and chiropody, are almost exclusively the work of girls and women.