Associations to the word «Quackery»

Wiktionary

QUACKERY, noun. (legal) (medicine) (uncountable) The practice of fraudulent medicine, usually in order to make money or for ego gratification and power; health fraud.
QUACKERY, noun. (countable) An instance of practicing fraudulent medicine.

Dictionary definition

QUACKERY, noun. Medical practice and advice based on observation and experience in ignorance of scientific findings.
QUACKERY, noun. The dishonesty of a charlatan.

Wise words

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Friedrich Nietzsche