orthotics

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or·thot·ics

 (ôr-thŏt′ĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
The science that deals with the use of specialized mechanical devices to support or supplement weakened or abnormal joints or limbs.

or·thot′ist (ôr-thŏt′ĭst, ôr′thə-tĭst) n.

orthotics

(ɔːˈθɒtɪks)
n
(Medicine) (functioning as singular) the provision and use of artificial or mechanical aids, such as braces, to prevent or assist movement of weak or injured joints or muscles

or•thot•ics

(ɔrˈθɒt ɪks)

n. (used with a sing. v.)
a branch of medicine dealing with the making and fitting of orthotic devices.
[1960–65]
or•thot•ist (ɔrˈθɒt ɪst, ˈɔr θə tɪst) n.
References in classic literature ?
I have carried it with me now for more than a fortnight in the inner sole of my shoe.
The contract has as its object the assignment of the following services detailed in the Tender descriptive performance Service for school meals (meals sporzionamento and distribution) in the days of didactic activity of schools, the inner soles, as well as in the days of expected return for the performance of any extracurricular activities in the schools of the capital.
I route the gloves' wires through the sleeves of my jacket that goes over the lot and the wires from the inner soles through my textile overtrousers, also plugging them into the body warmer.
Spongy inner soles will help to absorb some stress.
I route the gloves' wires through the sleeves of my jacket that goes over the lot, and the wires from the inner soles through my textile overtrousers, also plugging them into the body warmer.
Shoe liners with charcoal inner soles (Odor-Eaters, pounds 4.
If your arches are high, your feet may not absorb shock as well, so look for thicker cushioning in the arch area of the inner soles to compensate for this.
It's also been recommended that I fit orthopaedic inner soles into my trainers - the sort you see advertised in weekend newspapers, next to big slippers and seed cuttings, which makes you realise there is little sophistication in running.
Once dried naturally, drop a couple of drops of your favourite essential oil - lavender is nice - on the inner soles to combat any lingering odours.
That surgery to repair the bone in his left foot which has snapped all too frequently since he first sustained the by a bone graft and will be protected by a new pair of boots that have been completed by specially made inner soles.
2005) The system is composed of a receiver, fixed around the waist, which is connected to the inner soles that sit in footwear.