chiropractor

[kahy-ruh-prak-ter]
noun
one whose occupation is the practice of chiropractic.

Origin:
1900–05; chiropract(ic) + -or2, as if a L noun with -tor

chiropodist, chiropractor.
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chiropractic (ˌkaɪrəˈpræktɪk)
 
n
a system of treating bodily disorders by manipulation of the spine and other parts, based on the belief that the cause is the abnormal functioning of a nerve
 
[C20: from chiro- + -practic, from Greek praktikos effective, practical]
 
'chiropractor
 
n

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chiropractor
1904, from chiropractic (q.v.).
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Example sentences
One in three people with low back pain seeks treatment from a chiropractor.
Because my chiropractor said it was good for my back.
Five textbooks are popping the seams on students' backpacks and sending them to
  the chiropractor.
When you get seriously ill go to a chiropractor or a naturopathic witch doctor
  and ask for a solution.
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