What is another word for chiropractic?

Pronunciation: [kˌa͡ɪɹəpɹˈaktɪk] (IPA)

Chiropractic is a specialized form of healthcare that aims to diagnose, treat and prevent disorders related to the musculoskeletal system, nervous system, and general health and well-being. The term chiropractic is frequently used to describe this form of healthcare, but there are several other synonyms for this word as well. Some of the most commonly used synonyms include chiropraxis, chiropracty, chiropractical medicine, chiropractology, and spine therapy. These synonyms are used interchangeably to refer to the same form of healthcare. Each synonym highlights different aspects of chiropractic, highlighting its focus on the spine, joints, and nervous system as well as its role in improving overall health and wellness.

Synonyms for Chiropractic:

What are the hypernyms for Chiropractic?

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

What are the hyponyms for Chiropractic?

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

Usage examples for Chiropractic

I have before me an official chiropractic pamphlet which states that vertebral displacement is "the physical and perpetuating cause of ninety-five per cent of all cases of disease; the remaining five per cent being due to subluxations of other skeletal segments."
"The Book of Life: Vol. I Mind and Body; Vol. II Love and Society"
Upton Sinclair
Techniques that temporarily and quickly raise the vital force include homeopathy, chiropractic, vitamin therapy, massage, acupuncture and acupressure and many more spiritually oriented practices.
"How and When to Be Your Own Doctor"
Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
A later development of manipulative science is chiropractic, originated by Dr. Palmer of Davenport, Iowa.
"Nature Cure"
Henry Lindlahr

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