n : a pretender to medical skill : an ignorant or dishonest practitioner <one of the most notorious cancer-cure s of the day -Jour. Amer. Med. Assoc.> quack*ish adj
, adj : of, relating to, characteristic of, or being a quack < remedies> .
Similar sounding terms: CAC ca·cao cc or CC CCK
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