chiropody

[ki-rop-uh-dee, kahy- or, often, shuh-]

Origin of chiropody

1885–90; chiro- + -pody; see -pod, -y3
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British Dictionary definitions for chiropody

chiropody

noun
  1. the treatment of the feet, esp the treatment of corns, verrucas, etc
Derived Formschiropodist, nounchiropodial (ˌkaɪrəʊˈpəʊdɪəl), adjective
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chiropody in Medicine

chiropody

[kĭ-rŏpə-dē, shĭ-]
n.
  1. podiatry
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