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quackery

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noun quack·ery \ˈkwa-k(ə-)rē\

Simple Definition of quackery

  • : the methods and treatments used by unskillful doctors or by people who pretend to be doctors

Full Definition of quackery

  1. :  the practices or pretensions of a quack

Examples of quackery

  1. His cure was nothing but quackery.



Circa 1711

First Known Use of quackery

circa 1711


Medical Dictionary

quackery

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noun quack·ery \ˈkwak-(ə-)rē\

Medical Definition of quackery

plural quack·eries

  1. :  the practices or pretensions of a quack




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