orthopraxia

[ awr-thuh-prak-see-uh ]
/ ˌɔr θəˈpræk si ə /

noun Medicine/Medical.

the correction of deformities; orthopedics.

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Origin of orthopraxia

1850–55; ortho- + Greek prâx(is) praxis + -ia
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