reflexology

noun re·flex·ol·o·gy \ ˌrē-ˌflek-ˈsä-lə-jē \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of reflexology

1 :the study and interpretation of behavior in terms of simple and complex reflexes
2 :massage of the hands or feet based on the belief that pressure applied to specific points on these extremities benefits other parts of the body

reflexologist

play \ˌrē-ˌflek-ˈsä-lə-jist\ noun

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REFLEXOLOGY Defined for English Language Learners

reflexology

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Definition of reflexology for English Language Learners

  • : a method of relieving pain or curing illness by pressing on particular parts of a person's hands or feet


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reflexology

noun re·flex·ol·o·gy \ ˌrē-ˌflek-ˈsäl-ə-jē \

medical Definition of reflexology

plural reflexologies
1 :the study and interpretation of behavior in terms of simple and complex reflexes
2 :massage of the feet or hands based on the belief that pressure applied to specific points on these extremities benefits other parts of the body

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