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podiatry

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noun po·di·a·try \pə-ˈdī-ə-trē, pō-\

Medical Definition of podiatry

plural podiatries

  1. :  the medical care and treatment of the human foot—called also

podiatric \ˌpōd-ē-ˈa-trik\play adjective




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