Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Relating to orthopædia, or the art of curing deformities.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • See orthopedic and orthopedics.

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  • adjective Alternative spelling of orthopedic.

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  • adjective of or relating to orthopedics

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Examples

  • Our experienced team includes experts in orthopaedic surgery, radiology, neurology, neurosurgery and genetics.

    Foot and ankle disorders

  • Our clinical research focuses on evaluating operative and non-operative treatment in orthopaedic medicine including sports medicine, congenital and spinal deformities, trauma and bone tumors.

    Current orthopaedic research projects

  • How long will it be before we find ourselves injecting a patient's knee joint - at Injections-R-us PLC - instead of referring to an orthopaedic surgeon for a knee replacement?

    NHS bill threatens trust in GPs, says doctors' leader

  • Some years ago at a concert on the South Bank the Professor of Cardio-Thoracic surgery with whom I arrived introduced himself to an old friend of mine, an Emeritus Professor of Law, as a plumber. he also called orthopaedic surgeons carpenters.

    On Thursday, the Legg report will be published along with...

  • Some years ago at a concert on the South Bank the Professor of Cardio-Thoracic surgery with whom I arrived introduced himself to an old friend of mine, an Emeritus Professor of Law, as a plumber. he also called orthopaedic surgeons carpenters.

    On Thursday, the Legg report will be published along with...

  • Latex mattresses are classified as orthopaedic mattresses, which is just a fancy term for an extra firm mattress.

    Family Parenting Kids

  • Geneticists also can assist with referrals to other specialists, such as orthopaedic surgeons, who can help manage limb-length discrepancies; and oncologists, who can discuss cancer risks and coordinate and review the results of appropriate tests for cancer screening.

    Beckwith-Weidemann Syndrome

  • Hence it has been deemed more practical to establish a kind of orthopaedic institution within the building itself in certain model schools in Rome.

    Spontaneous Activity in Education

  • The implications for the health care industry are clear; strong and sustainable growth for companies providing goods and services such as orthopaedic equipment, hearing aids, dental implants, kidney dialysis machines, care homes and hospital equipment.

    EcoEarth.Info Environment RSS Newsfeed

  • The implications for the health care industry are clear; strong and sustainable growth for companies providing goods and services such as orthopaedic equipment, hearing aids, dental implants, kidney dialysis machines, care homes and hospital equipment.

    Telegraph.co.uk: news, business, sport, the Daily Telegraph newspaper, Sunday Telegraph

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  • She made herself a pair of orthopaedic shoes

    She thought it was the answer to the fashion blues

    She thought it was an answer to the fashion blues

    But she walked with a limp.

    (Beautiful, by Belle and Sebastian)

    August 24, 2008