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naprapathy

noun na·prap·a·thy \nə-ˈpra-pə-thē\

Definition of NAPRAPATHY

:  a system of treatment by manipulation of connective tissue and adjoining structures and by dietary measures that is held to facilitate the recuperative and regenerative processes of the body

Origin of NAPRAPATHY

Czech naprava correction + English -pathy
First Known Use: 1909
Medical Dictionary

naprapathy

noun na·prap·a·thy \nə-ˈprap-ə-thē\
plural na·prap·a·thies

Medical Definition of NAPRAPATHY

:  a system of treatment by manipulation of connective tissue and adjoining structures (as ligaments, joints, and muscles) and by dietary measures that is held to facilitate the recuperative and regenerative processes of the body

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