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n. pl. na·tur·op·a·thies
A system of therapy that avoids drugs and surgery and relies on natural remedies, such as diet, exercise, and massage, to treat and prevent illness.

na′tur·o·path′ (nā′chər-ə-păth′, nə-cho͝or′-) n.
na′tur·o·path′ic (nā′chər-ə-păth′ĭk, nə-cho͝or′-) adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.naturopath - a therapist who practices naturopathy
healer, therapist - a person skilled in a particular type of therapy


[ˈneɪtʃərəˌpæθ] Nnaturópata mf


n. naturópata, persona que practica la naturopatía.


n naturista mf, naturópata mf
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