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chiropody

[ki-rop-uh-dee, kahy- or, often, shuh-] /kɪˈrɒp ə di, kaɪ- or, often, ʃə-/
noun
1.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; chiro- + -pody; see -pod, -y3
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British Dictionary definitions for chiropody

chiropody

/kɪˈrɒpədɪ/
noun
1.
the treatment of the feet, esp the treatment of corns, verrucas, etc
Derived Forms
chiropodist, noun
chiropodial (ˌkaɪrəʊˈpəʊdɪəl) adjective
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chiropody in Medicine

chiropody chi·rop·o·dy (kĭ-rŏp'ə-dē, shĭ-)
n.
See podiatry.

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