curanderismo

[ koo-rahn-de-rees-maw; English koo-rahn-duh-riz-moh ]
/ kuˌrɑn dɛˈris mɔ; English kʊˌrɑn dəˈrɪz moʊ /

noun Spanish.

the use of folk medicine, especially as practiced by a curandero.

Nearby words

  1. curable,
  2. curacao,
  3. curacy,
  4. curagh,
  5. curandera,
  6. curandero,
  7. curare,
  8. curariform,
  9. curarine,
  10. curarize

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