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Princeton's WordNet

  1. naprapathy(noun)

    a drugless method of treatment based on the belief that disease symptoms arise from problems with ligaments and connective tissues

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  1. naprapathy(Noun)

    A branch of alternative medicine, a manipulative therapy that focuses on the evaluation and treatment of neuromusculoskeletal conditions.

  2. Origin: náprava, "correction", and -pathy, coined in the early 1900s by its inventor Dr Oakley Smith.

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  1. Naprapathy

    Naprapathy is a branch of alternative medicine, a manipulative therapy that focuses on the evaluation and treatment of neuro-musculoskeletal conditions.

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