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podiatrist

noun [C] uk   us   /pəˈdaɪ.ə.trɪst/ (also mainly UK chiropodist)
a person whose job is to treat problems and diseases of people's feet
podiatry
noun [U] uk   us   /-tri/ (also mainly UK chiropody)
Translations of “podiatrist”
in Vietnamese bác sỹ chữa chân…
in Spanish Podologo…
in Thai นักบาทานามัย…
in Malaysian podiatris…
in Chinese (Traditional) 足科醫生…
in Indonesian podiatris, dokter kaki…
in Russian врач-ортопед…
in Turkish ayaklardaki rahatsızlıklarla uğraşan hekim/kimse…
in Chinese (Simplified) 足科医生…
in Polish pedikurzyst-a/ka, specjalista chorób stóp…
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