orthesis

[ôr-thēsĭs]

n.

An orthopedic brace, splints, or appliance.

Nearby words

  1. ortega y gasset, josé,
  2. ortegal,
  3. orth-,
  4. orth.,
  5. orthergasia,
  6. orthetics,
  7. orthicon,
  8. ortho,
  9. ortho-,
  10. ortho-cousin


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