hippotherapy

noun
hip·​po·​ther·​a·​py | \ ˌhip-ə-ˈther-ə-pē How to pronounce hippotherapy (audio) \

Medical Definition of hippotherapy

: physical therapy in which a patient (as one affected with cerebral palsy or multiple sclerosis) sits or lies on the back of a horse for the therapeutic effect of the horse's movement

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