Definitions for orthoticɔrˈθɒt ɪk

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or•thot•icɔrˈθɒt ɪk(n.)

  1. a device or support used to relieve or correct an orthopedic problem, esp. of the foot.

    Category: Medicine

  2. (adj.)of or pertaining to orthotics.

    Category: Medicine

Origin of orthotic:

1960–65; adj. der. of orthosis orthopedic correction < Gk órthōsis a making straight, guidance


  1. orthotic(Noun)

    An orthopedic appliance designed to support, straighten or improve the functioning of a body part; an orthosis

  2. orthotic(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to orthotics

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