Milwaukee brace

noun
Mil·​wau·​kee brace | \ mil-ˈwȯ-kē-, -ˈwä- How to pronounce Milwaukee brace (audio) \

Medical Definition of Milwaukee brace

: an orthopedic brace that extends from the pelvis to the neck and is used especially in the treatment of scoliosis

Learn More About Milwaukee brace

Dictionary Entries Near Milwaukee brace

Miltown

Milwaukee brace

milzbrand

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Milwaukee brace.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Milwaukee%20brace. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!