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chiropractor

[ kahy-ruh-prak-ter ]
/ ˈkaɪ rəˌpræk tər /
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noun
one whose occupation is the practice of chiropractic.
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Origin of chiropractor

First recorded in 1900–05; chiropract(ic) + -or2, as if a Latin noun with -tor

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH chiropractor

chiropodist, chiropractor
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