physical therapist

noun

Definition of physical therapist

US, medical
: a person whose job is to give people physical therapy

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physical play
  1. : of or relating to natural science

  2. : of or relating to physics

  3. : characterized or produced by the forces and operations of physics

  1. : physical examination

therapist play
  1. : one specializing in therapy


Medical Dictionary

physical therapist

noun

medical Definition of physical therapist

: a person trained and licensed to practice physical therapy called also physiotherapist

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