Orthotic



[awr-thot-ik] /ɔrˈθɒt ɪk/

noun
1.
Also, orthosis. a device or support, especially for the foot, used to relieve or correct an orthopedic problem.
adjective
2.
of or relating to .

orthotic or·thot·ic (ôr-thŏt’ĭk)
adj.
Of or relating to orthotics. n.
An orthopedic appliance designed to straighten or support a body part.

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