ped·or·thics | \ pə-ˈdȯr-thiks \

Definition of pedorthics 

: the art and practice of designing, making, and fitting therapeutic shoes for relieving painful or disabling conditions of the feet

Other words from pedorthics

pedorthic \pə-ˈdȯr-thik \ adjective
pedorthist \pə-ˈdȯr-thist \ noun

First Known Use of pedorthics

1974, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pedorthics

Latin ped-, pes + English orth- + -ics

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ped·or·thics | \ pə-ˈdȯr-thiks \

Medical Definition of pedorthics 

: the art and practice of designing, making, and fitting therapeutic shoes for relieving painful or disabling conditions of the feet

Other words from pedorthics

pedorthic \pə-ˈdȯr-thik \ adjective
pedorthic footwear

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