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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to or employed in the correction or prevention of bone deformities.

Usage examples (35)
  • The orthopedic ward in the hospital was filled with patients with various bone ailments.
  • orthopedic shoes
  • Then I just want to tamp down its cowlick and put it in orthopedic sneakers and set it to dancing.
  • It really does look like she's got her legs bolted together with some kind of orthopedic bar. for more
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