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orthopedist (n.)

"one skilled in curing natural deformities in the human body," 1853, from orthopedy (1840), from French orthopédie (18c.); see orthopedic + -ist.

updated on October 02, 2019

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Definitions of orthopedist from WordNet

orthopedist (n.)
a specialist in correcting deformities of the skeletal system (especially in children);
Synonyms: orthopaedist
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