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acupuncturist

[ak-yoo-puhngk-cher-ist] /ˈæk yʊˌpʌŋk tʃər ɪst/
noun
1.
a person, as a physician, chiropractor, or layperson, who practices acupuncture.
Origin
1950-1955
1950-55; acupuncture + -ist
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Examples from the web for acupuncturist
  • Three days earlier, he had visited an acupuncturist for treatment, and his pain had grown much worse since.
Word Origin and History for acupuncturist
n.

1843, from acupuncture + -ist.

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