What is another word for chiropody?

Pronunciation: [kɪɹˈɒpədi] (IPA)

Chiropody is a term that refers to the study and treatment of foot ailments. Some synonyms for chiropody include podiatry, foot care, and pedology. Podiatry is the medical branch that deals with the diagnosis and management of foot disorders, while foot care refers to the general maintenance and care of one's feet. Pedology is another synonym for chiropody that specifically refers to the scientific study of the foot's structure, function, and development. Additionally, other synonyms for chiropody include podology, podiatric medicine, and foot health. These synonyms all refer to the same field of healthcare that focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of foot disorders.

What are the hypernyms for Chiropody?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    podiatry, foot care, foot medicine.

What are the hyponyms for Chiropody?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

Usage examples for Chiropody

When their numbers increased he performed prodigies of chiropody on the putty corns, and demonstrated the proper application of the cure.
"The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol"
William J. Locke
Instead of a stack of squares overrun with female chiropody, there was only one for him-a long, hungry sport, with indications of a law firm in the northwest corner.
"Pardners"
Rex Beach
John seized the opportunity to make his escape; but when he was at last seated before his table the feet of the first act limped pitiably; Laurence had trodden with all his might upon their toes; his work that morning was chiropody, not composition, and bungling chiropody at that.
"Poor Relations"
Compton Mackenzie

Related words: podiatrists, foot care, podiatry, foot specialist, chiropody college

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