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orthopedic

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Definition relating to medical treatment of bones
  • My mother wears orthopedic shoes.
  • Orthopedic surgeons report increased treatment of sports injuries among the young.
  • Angela is an orthopedic surgeon.
    Ellen Raskin  --  The Westing Game
  • I think of orthopedic shoes, lisle stockings, underwear laundered thin and gray, coal cellars.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Cat's Eye
  • The Sisters in charge of the orphanage arranged for her to enter the National Hospital in Beppu for orthopedic surgery.
    John Hersey  --  Hiroshima
  • In his own way he was an orthopedist like Dr. Johnson, who'd set her collarbone two years earlier after she'd fallen during a routine dismount.
    Ted Dekker  --  BoneMan's Daughters
  • He wore bright blue orthopedic sandals, a faded Bob Marley T-shirt, and a white baseball hat that said, HAM, BACON, SAUSAGE.
    Rebecca Skloot  --  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
  • Almost immediately he had a team of the nation's best orthopedic specialists on planes, flying in to Boston at his expense.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Seabiscuit
  • She's still wearing her nursing clothes, which is strange, because she normally changes out of what she calls "orthopedic couture" as soon as she can.
    Gayle Forman  --  If I Stay
  • You were rescued by a knight brandishing an Excalibur made by Acme Orthopedic.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • She's still in her white uniform and white orthopedic shoes.
    Kathryn Stockett  --  The Help
  • His orthopedic surgeon, Dr. David Rovinsky, was preparing to start the operation when an emergency room nurse burst into the room.
    Bethany Hamilton  --  Soul Surfer
  • It can take several months before children with orthopedic problems receive care, and they often come from rural areas with no decent schools.
    Nicholas D. Kristof  --  Half the Sky
  • Displayed on it were a hideous pair of orthopedic nurse's shoes, bright white with thick soles.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Lost Hero
  • There, he'll live off his pension while working for his brother, an orthopedic surgeon.
    Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Kennedy
  • Mildred's trouble was with her feet, and she wore orthopedic shoes.
    Saul Bellow  --  The Adventures of Augie March
  • Her father was an orthopedic surgeon.
    Judy Blume  --  In the Unlikely Event
  • It was nearly noon and she was supposed to be meeting Robert and Grace at the orthopedic clinic.
    Nicholas Evans  --  The Horse Whisperer
  • The leg's healing correctly, but we still need to keep it casted," the orthopedist said.
    Todd Burpo  --  Heaven Is for Real
  • Marcia was the second of two; her father was an orthopedic surgeon, and her mother was an environmental attorney.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Longest Ride

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