[ fiz-ee-a-triks ]
/ ˌfɪz iˈæ trɪks /
noun (used with a singular verb)
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Also physiatry .
OTHER WORDS FROM physiatricsphys·i·at·ric, phys·i·at·ri·cal, adjective
Words nearby physiatrics
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British Dictionary definitions for physiatrics
/ (ˌfɪzɪˈætrɪks) /
(functioning as singular) med, US another name for physiotherapy
Derived forms of physiatricsphysiatric or physiatrical, adjective
Word Origin for physiatrics
C19: from physio- + -iatrics
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Medical definitions for physiatrics
[ fĭz′ē-ăt′rĭks ]
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