chiropody


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chi·rop·o·dy

 (kĭ-rŏp′ə-dē, shĭ-)
n.

[chiro- + -pod + -y.]

chi·rop′o·dist n.

chiropody

(kɪˈrɒpədɪ)
n
(Medicine) the treatment of the feet, esp the treatment of corns, verrucas, etc
chiˈropodist n
chiropodial adj

po•di•a•try

(pəˈdaɪ ə tri, poʊ-)

n.
the care of the human foot, esp. the diagnosis and treatment of foot disorders.
[1910–15; pod- + -iatry]

chiropody

an earlier and still frequent term for podiatry. — chiropodist, n. — chiropodial, adj.
See also: Feet and Legs
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chiropody - the branch of medicine concerned with the feetchiropody - the branch of medicine concerned with the feet
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
Translations
مُعالَجَةُ أمْراضِ القَدَم
pedikůra
fodterapi
pedikűr
fótsnyrting
pedicure
pedikúra
ayak bakımı

chiropody

[kɪˈrɒpədɪ] N (Brit) → podología f, pedicura f

chiropody

[kɪˈrɒpədi] n (= podiatry) → podologie f

chiropody

nFußpflege f

chiropody

[kɪˈrɒpədɪ] n (Brit) → chiropodia, podiatria, mestiere m di callista

chiropodist

(kiˈropədist) noun
a person who treats minor disorders of the feet.
chiˈropody noun
the work of a chiropodist.
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Student nurses ran displays at the Sacred Heart Primary encouraging healthy eating and teeth, hygiene, sun safety and even chiropody.
Matthew Butters, who qualified 12 years ago, owns Colne Valley Chiropody in Lakeside.
Her Chiropody needs being heloma durums (HDs) and Tylomas removal due to excess time spent on feet at work, as well as a nail treatment.
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It will be held at Roz Couzens' Chiropody Surgery, Unit 4, Commercial House on Commercial Street in Llantwit Major, on Monday, August 3, between 10am and noon.
With experience, you could set up your own practice (private chiropody services are becoming increasingly popular), perhaps initially whilst working part-time in the NHS.
A chiropody business, Cummins Chiropody and Podiatry, was also damaged, as was an attached house and two flats.
Beneficiaries are Cardmembers Paris at Home, or exemption card issued by the transport CASVP or coupon ONAC and Chiropody Card to domicile.
Now in our 90s, both my wife and I have never claimed benefits and still pay for services such as chiropody and dentistry but are taken care of by the NHS generally.
Other bizarre examples include a woman asking for help after a hair-dye disaster, another wanting someone to cut her toenails because she could not get a chiropody appointment and a man who dialled 999 because he was suffering from constipation.
the thought of Fiz doing time - or her performing chiropody at home?