[ ped-i-kyoor ]
/ ˈpɛd ɪˌkyʊər /
professional care and treatment of the feet, as removal of corns and trimming of toenails.
a single treatment of the feet.
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OTHER WORDS FROM pedicureped·i·cur·ist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for pedicure
/ (ˈpɛdɪˌkjʊə) /
professional treatment of the feet, either by a medical expert or a cosmetician
Word Origin for pedicure
C19: via French from Latin pēs foot + curāre to care for
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