bonesetter

noun
bone·​set·​ter | \ ˈbōn-ˌse-tər How to pronounce bonesetter (audio) \

Definition of bonesetter

: a person who sets broken or dislocated bones usually without being a licensed physician

First Known Use of bonesetter

circa 1518, in the meaning defined above

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bonesetter

noun
bone·​set·​ter | \ -ˌset-ər How to pronounce bonesetter (audio) \

Medical Definition of bonesetter

: a person who sets broken or dislocated bones usually without being a licensed physician

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