physiotherapist


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phys·i·o·ther·a·py

 (fĭz′ē-ō-thĕr′ə-pē)
phys′i·o·ther′a·peu′tic (-thĕr′ə-pyo͞o′tĭk) adj.
phys′i·o·ther′a·pist n.

physiotherapist

Specialist in the promotion of mobility in those handicapped by illness or accident, usually by external manipulation.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.physiotherapist - therapist who treats injury or dysfunction with exercises and other physical treatments of the disorderphysiotherapist - therapist who treats injury or dysfunction with exercises and other physical treatments of the disorder
massager - someone who rubs or kneads parts of the body to stimulate circulation and promote relaxation
healer, therapist - a person skilled in a particular type of therapy
Translations
أَخِصَّائِيّ العِلاجُ الطَّبِيعِيّمُعالِج بالعَوامِل الطَّبيعيَّه
fyzikální terapeutfyzioterapeut
fysioterapeut
fysioterapeutti
fizioterapeut
gyógytornász
sjúkraòjálfari
理学療法士
물리치료사
fyzioterapeut
sjukgymnast
นักกายภาพบำบัด
fizyoterapistfizik tedavi uzmanı
bác sĩ vật lý trị liệu

physiotherapist

[ˌfɪzɪəˈθerəpɪst] Nfisioterapeuta mf

physiotherapist

[ˌfɪziəʊˈθɛrəpɪst] nphysiothérapeute m/f, kinésithérapeute m/f

physiotherapist

nPhysiotherapeut(in) m(f)

physiotherapist

[ˌfɪzɪʊˈθɛrəpɪst] nfisioterapista m/f

physiotherapy

(fiziəˈθerəpi) noun
the treatment of disease by physical exercise, massage etc, not drugs.
ˌphysioˈtherapist noun

physiotherapist

أَخِصَّائِيّ العِلاجُ الطَّبِيعِيّ fyzioterapeut fysioterapeut Physiotherapeut φυσιοθεραπευτής fisioterapeuta fysioterapeutti kinésithérapeute fizioterapeut fisioterapista 理学療法士 물리치료사 fysiotherapeut fysioterapeut fizjoterapeuta fisioterapeuta физиотерапевт sjukgymnast นักกายภาพบำบัด fizyoterapist bác sĩ vật lý trị liệu 理疗师

physiotherapist

n fisioterapeuta mf
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