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  Definition of quackery
  1. medical practice and advice based on observation and experience in ignorance of scientific findings
  2. the dishonesty of a charlatan
Similar Words: empiricism, charlatanism

 

Derivational Morphology: quack

 

Language Translations:
Dutch: kwakzalverij   French: charlatanisme  
German: Quacksalberei   Greek: αγυρτία  
Italian: frode medica   Japanese: 偽医療  
Korean: 엉터리 치료   Latin: pharmacopolia  
Polish: znachor   Russian: медицинское очковтирательство  
Spanish: curandería   Swedish: kvacksalveri  
 
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