quackery


quack·ery

noun \ˈkwa-k(ə-)rē\

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

Full Definition of QUACKERY

:  the practices or pretensions of a quack

Examples of QUACKERY

  1. His cure was nothing but quackery.

First Known Use of QUACKERY

circa 1711

quack·ery

noun \ˈkwak-(ə-)rē\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural quack·eries

Medical Definition of QUACKERY

: the practices or pretensions of a quack

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