Definition of "orthopaedics" []

  • The branch of surgery concerned with disorders of the spine and joints and the repair of deformities of these parts (noun)
  • Alternative spelling of orthopedics. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "orthopaedics" in a sentence
  • "From 1920 until 1921 he did part-time teaching in orthopaedics at the University of Western Ontario at London, Canada, besides his general practice, and from 1921 until 1922 he was Lecturer in Pharmacology at the"
  • "Those working in specialties where large numbers of patients require operations such as orthopaedics and ENT are more likely to do overtime than those working in specialties such as geriatrics."
  • "Regency, which is just an hour's drive from Singapore and has 218 beds, offers a wide spectrum of speciality care such as orthopaedics, general surgery, internal medicine, cardiology and obstetrics, and gynaecology."
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