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orthotics

noun plural but singular in construction or·thot·ics \-tiks\

Definition of ORTHOTICS

:  a branch of mechanical and medical science that deals with the design and fitting of orthotics
or·thot·ic \-tik\ adjective
or·tho·tist \r-ˈthä-tist, ˈr-thə-tist\ noun

First Known Use of ORTHOTICS

1957

Rhymes with ORTHOTICS

Medical Dictionary

orthotics

noun plural but singular in construction or·thot·ics \-iks\

Medical Definition of ORTHOTICS

:  a branch of mechanical and medical science that deals with the support and bracing of weak or ineffective joints or muscles

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