osteopath

noun
os·​te·​o·​path | \ ˈä-stē-ə-ˌpath How to pronounce osteopath (audio) \

Definition of osteopath

: a practitioner of osteopathy

Examples of osteopath in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Ben became an osteopath and established a practice on Long Island, where Sofia had a habit of packing a picnic and waking her brood early to get to Jones Beach by 8 a.m., before the crowds arrived. Marc Fisher, Washington Post, "Covid’s U.S. toll: Nearly 300,000 dead and a stalemate between fatalism and hope," 12 Dec. 2020 A month later, at the FAA hearing, Dennis and other witnesses testified that the osteopath did not drink. oregonlive, "Oregon pilot’s terrifying fistfight over Atlantic Ocean during air race scored headlines in 1971, only to have D.B. Cooper bump him from spotlight," 23 Sep. 2020 Those speaking for him—from his White House doctor, Sean Conley, an osteopath, to Kayleigh McEnany, his press secretary, who tested positive for the coronavirus along with two of her deputies—have refused to say. Amy Davidson Sorkin, The New Yorker, "At the White House, Trump Takes Off His Mask and Sends a Dangerous Message," 6 Oct. 2020 Canby flier Roger Hannagan punched his co-pilot and financial backer, 53-year-old Milwaukie osteopath Dr. Lawrence Dennis, while in the midst of a challenging London-to-Victoria, B.C., air race in 1971. oregonlive, "Oregon pilot’s terrifying fistfight over Atlantic Ocean during air race scored headlines in 1971, only to have D.B. Cooper bump him from spotlight," 23 Sep. 2020 The osteopath said that Hannagan hit him with a fire extinguisher and threatened to throw him out of the plane over the Atlantic. oregonlive, "Oregon pilot’s terrifying fistfight over Atlantic Ocean during air race scored headlines in 1971, only to have D.B. Cooper bump him from spotlight," 23 Sep. 2020 The 56-year-old Washington Township osteopath is charged with health care fraud and conspiracy to commit health care fraud in the complaint, which is dated Friday. Christina Hall, Detroit Free Press, "Feds: Infected employees at Macomb County medical spa treated patients," 29 Apr. 2020 Its founder, osteopath Phil Parker, previously taught aspiring healers how to diagnose people’s ailments through auras, tarot cards, energy fields, and the spinning of pendulums, as well as how to communicate with spiritual guides. David Tuller, STAT, "BMJ should retract flawed research paper on chronic fatigue syndrome," 13 Dec. 2019 Ward was a colorful character: by trade, an osteopath, but also a socialite, artist, and—most unfortunate for Profumo—a Soviet ally. Chloe Foussianes, Town & Country, "How Prince Philip Was Connected to the Profumo Affair—and How Anthony Blunt May Have Covered For Him," 17 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of osteopath

1896, in the meaning defined above

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“Osteopath.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/osteopath. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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osteopath

noun
os·​teo·​path | \ ˈäs-tē-ə-ˌpath How to pronounce osteopath (audio) \

Medical Definition of osteopath

: a practitioner of osteopathy

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