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pedorthics

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noun plural but singular or plural in construction ped·or·thics \pə-ˈdȯr-thiks\

Definition of pedorthics

  1. :  the art and practice of designing, making, and fitting therapeutic shoes for relieving painful or disabling conditions of the feet

ped·or·thic play \-thik\ adjective
ped·or·thist play \-thist\ noun


Origin of pedorthics

Latin ped-, pes + English orth- + -ics


First Known Use: 1974


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