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Definition of chiropractic noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

chiropractic

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˌkaɪrəˈpræktɪk//
 
, NAmE//ˈkaɪrəˌpræktɪk//
 
[uncountable]
 
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the medical profession that involves treating some diseases and physical problems by pressing and moving the bones in a person's spine or joints; the work of a chiropractor
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: chiropractic