Definitions for orthopedicsˌɔr θəˈpi dɪks

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  1. orthopedics, orthopaedics(noun)

    the branch of medical science concerned with disorders or deformities of the spine and joints

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  1. orthopedics(Noun)

    The branch of medicine that deals with the prevention or correction of disorders of the bones and associated muscles and joints

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  1. Orthopedics

    A surgical specialty which utilizes medical, surgical, and physical methods to treat and correct deformities, diseases, and injuries to the skeletal system, its articulations, and associated structures.


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