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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The branch of medical science concerned with disorders or deformities of the spine and joints.

Usage examples (33)
  • It took an expert in orthopedics (who was taking one of his classes) to enlighten him.
  • In Canada … orthopedics is pretty good … you can get reconstructive knee surgery fairly quickly by good orthopedic surgeons.
  • Other specialties have undergone relative declines such as orthopedics safer cars and fewer smashed bones.
  • There has to be a substantial increase in the number of specialized clinics; most notably in fields such as orthopedics, imaging and ophthalmology. for more
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