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My sister is a chiropractor and she says I have an unusually flexible lower back, but I don't do yoga, and I don't feel like I'm very bendy.
Jennifer Carpenter

Meaning of "chiropractor" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CHIROPRACTOR

chiropractor  [ˈkaɪərəpræktə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CHIROPRACTOR

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Chiropractor is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CHIROPRACTOR MEAN IN ENGLISH?

chiropractor

Chiropractor

Daniel David Palmer 1895 · Davenport, US D.C. MSc.Chiro, MTech.Chiro World Federation of Chiropractic Schools · Accreditation Chiropractors practice chiropractic, a health care profession concerned with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disorders of the neuromusculoskeletal system and the effects of these disorders on general health. Chiropractors emphasize manual and manipulative therapy for the treatment of joint dysfunctions. Chiropractic is generally classified as complementary/alternative medicine. "Doctor of Chiropractic" is a degree for chiropractors in North America. In some countries chiropractors earn a professional doctorate where training is entered after obtaining between 90 and 120 credit hours of university level work and in most cases after obtaining a bachelors degree. The World Health Organization lists three potential educational paths involving full‐time chiropractic education across the globe. This includes: 1 – 4 years of pre-requisite training in basic sciences at university level followed by a 4 year full‐time doctorate program; DC. A 5 year integrated bachelor degree; BSc.

Definition of chiropractor in the English dictionary

The definition of chiropractor in the dictionary is a person who treats people using chiropractic.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CHIROPRACTOR


abstracter
ˈæbstræktə
abstractor
ˈæbstræktə
attracter
əˈtræktə
attractor
əˈtræktə
contractor
ˈkɒntræktə
detractor
dɪˈtræktə
distracter
dɪsˈtræktə
distractor
dɪsˈtræktə
extractor
ɪkˈstræktə
hydroextractor
ˌhaɪdrəʊɪkˈstræktə
infractor
ɪnˈfræktə
protractor
prəˈtræktə
refractor
rɪˈfræktə
retractor
rɪˈtræktə
subcontractor
ˌsʌbkənˈtræktə
substractor
səbˈstræktə
subtracter
səbˈtræktə
subtractor
sʌbˈtræktə
tractor
ˈtræktə
varactor
ˈvɛəˌræktə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CHIROPRACTOR

chirographist
chirography
chirologist
chirology
chiromancer
chiromancy
chiromantic
chiromantical
Chiron
chironomer
chironomic
chironomid
chironomy
chiropodial
chiropodist
chiropody
chiropractic
chiropter
chiropteran
chiropterous

WORDS THAT END LIKE CHIROPRACTOR

actor
benefactor
child actor
compactor
contactor
contributing factor
director
factor
growth factor
heavy-water reactor
nerve growth factor
nuclear reactor
power factor
protection factor
reactor
redactor
reenactor
risk factor
supporting actor
wow factor
X factor

Synonyms and antonyms of chiropractor in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «chiropractor» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CHIROPRACTOR

Find out the translation of chiropractor to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of chiropractor from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «chiropractor» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

按摩师
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

quiropráctico
570 millions of speakers

English

chiropractor
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

हाड
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

مقوم العظام
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

мануального терапевта
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

quiroprático
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

রোগচিকিত্সাবিশেষ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

chiropracteur
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Chiropractor
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Chiropraktiker
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

カイロプラクター
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

지압
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Chiropractor
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

người trị bịnh về chân
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கரப்பொருத்தரான
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कायरोप्रॅक्टर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kayropraktör
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

chiropratico
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

kręgarz
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

мануального терапевта
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

chiropractor
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

χειροπράκτη
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

chiropraktisyn
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

kiropraktor
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

kiropraktor
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of chiropractor

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CHIROPRACTOR»

The term «chiropractor» is quite widely used and occupies the 25.112 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CHIROPRACTOR» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about chiropractor

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QUOTES WITH «CHIROPRACTOR»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word chiropractor.
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Jennifer Carpenter
My sister is a chiropractor and she says I have an unusually flexible lower back, but I don't do yoga, and I don't feel like I'm very bendy.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CHIROPRACTOR»

Discover the use of chiropractor in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to chiropractor and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Differential Diagnosis and Management for the Chiropractor: ...
Covering both musculoskeletal and visceral complaints, this text is intended to direct the chiropractor toward an appropriate plan of approach in both diagnostic evaluation and care.
Thomas Souza, 2009
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The Chiropractor
1914 Contents: the Moral & Religious Duty of a Chiropractor; Chiropractic a Science, an Art & Philosophy Thereof; Nerve Vibration; a Brief Review; Inflammation; Vertebral Luxations; Health, Disease, Life and Death; Rachitis or Rickets; ...
D. D. Palmer, 1994
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The Chiropractor's Self-Help Back and Body Book: Your ...
Most books on backache emphasize medication or surgery as cures. This practical guide suggests a better approach for sufferers.
Samuel Homola, 2002
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15 Secrets to Becoming a Successful Chiropractor
Veteran Chiropractor, author, and College lecturer Dr. John Reizer reveals to readers his very own private formula for personal and professional success.
John L. Reizer, 2005
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Ask the Chiropractor
To me Steven J. Pollack, D.C. represents the vision and integrity, which form the foundation of Chiropractic health care.
Steven J. Pollack D. C., Steven J. Pollack, 2004
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Ask the Chiropractor II
"Ask the Chiropractor II" puts energy and confidence in our patient's source of health information. This reception room book is for all Chiropractors and especially our patients. Congratulations Dr. Pollack. -J. G. Donovan, D.C.
Steven Pollack, 2005
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Ask the Chiropractor
To me Steven J. Pollack, D.C. represents the vision and integrity, which form the foundation of Chiropractic health care. Over the past 20 years I
D C Steven J Pollack, 2004
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The chiropractor's health book: simple, natural exercises ...
Provides a health program and exercises designed to align the body to help relieve headaches, neck pain, back pain, and other physical ailments caused by stress, trauma, and poor posture
Leonard McGill, 1997
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Chiropractor: Ground Breaking Secrets That You’ll Want To ...
Become a super-star Chiropractor with this extraordinary guide on how to become a chiropractor, animal chiropractor, chiropractic schools, chiropractic requirements, chiropractic salaries and much more.
Jamie Muniz
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Medical Legal Aspects of Medical Records
It is the responsibility of the chiropractor to examine appropriately a patient and pursue appropriate diagnostic evaluation. Records should show a clear plan of care and explain the logic of the studies performed. If studies are warranted but not ...
Patricia W. Iyer, Barbara J. Levin, Mary Ann Shea, 2006

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CHIROPRACTOR»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term chiropractor is used in the context of the following news items.
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State board suspends Wichita chiropractor's license for six weeks
The Kansas Board of Healing Arts is suspending a Wichita chiropractor's license for six weeks. John Benjamin Bowers, a chiropractor at ... «Wichita Eagle, Jul 15»
2
Chiropractor donates services to needy
But Ronco refused the surgery and created his own rehabilitation program of nutrition, cycling and regular visits to a chiropractor. Within 10 ... «U-T San Diego, Jul 15»
3
Kalamazoo Chiropractor Educates on the Advantages of the Drop …
The drop table technique allows the chiropractor to set a precise amount of tension and "drop" based on the injury. This treatment is specific to ... «Digital Journal, Jul 15»
4
HEMET: Chiropractor convicted of sexual battery
Hemet chiropractor Jeffrey Richard Marrs, shown here during a community event in September 2014, was convicted of three misdemeanor ... «Press-Enterprise, Jul 15»
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In the Family Business: Three sons stay in alignment with …
Gregg's wife, Meredith, also a chiropractor, joined the family business the same year. David joined in 1980. A new clinic was built in DeForest in ... «Madison.com, Jul 15»
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Respected Chiropractor Opens Office in Signal Hill/Cambodia Town …
The ordeal not only inspired Dr. Lim to pursue her career as a chiropractor, but now serves as inspiration for her mission to introduce ... «Benzinga, Jul 15»
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Hemet Chiropractor Found Guilty of Groping Patients
A Hemet chiropractor who groped two female patients during physical therapy sessions was convicted Wednesday of misdemeanor charges. «Patch.com, Jul 15»
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Yoga helped chiropractor embrace alternative career path
"People aren't always sure what a chiropractor does, or what acupuncture is, or how yoga can help them. You have to educate them.". «Chicago Tribune, Jul 15»
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Chiropractor ordered to pay back $74K in fraudulent health …
GRAND RAPIDS, MI – A Walker chiropractor whom police say ripped off health insurance companies will not go to prison, but he is looking at ... «MLive.com, Jul 15»
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Boise chiropractor accused of exploiting, mistreating patients
Boise chiropractor Laverle Breshears faces a license suspension for exploiting patients financially, giving them unnecessary or useless ... «The Idaho Statesman, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Chiropractor [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/chiropractor>. Sep 2019 ».
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