rolfer
noun see rolf

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • rolfer — rolf·er …   English syllables

  • rolfer — noun see rolf * * * Rolfˈer or rolfˈer noun A practitioner of this technique • • • Main Entry: ↑Rolfing …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rolf — Rolfer, n. /rawlf, rolf/, v.t. to massage using the techniques of Rolfing. [1965 70; after Ida P. Rolf (1897 1979), U.S. physiotherapist who invented the techniques] /rolf/, n. 1. Also called Rolf the Ganger /gang euhr/. Rollo (def. 1). 2. a male …   Universalium

  • Christoph Engel (Mister Schweiz) — Christoph Engel (* 22. März 1974 in Basel) war Mister Schweiz des Jahres 2002.[1][2][3][4][5] Engel stammt aus dem Kanton Bern. Nach der vierjährigen Primar und fünfjährigen Sekundarschule absolvierte er eine Kaufmännische Lehre bei der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Rolfing — ist ein markenrechtlich geschützter Begriff für eine komplementärmedizinische manuelle Behandlungsmethode, die auch Strukturelle Integration genannt wird. Es handelt sich um eine Verbindung von Bindegewebsmassage und Körperarbeit.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • rolf — transitive verb Usage: often capitalized Date: 1970 to practice Rolfing on • rolfer noun, often capitalized …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Rolfing — or Structural Integration is a system of soft tissue manipulation, with the objective of realigning the body structurally and harmonizing its fundamental movement patterns in relation to gravityFact|date=June 2008. The term Rolfing is a… …   Wikipedia

  • Banana Yoshimoto — Infobox Writer name = Banana Yoshimoto caption = pseudonym = birthname = birthdate = Birth date and age|1964|7|24|mf=y birthplace = Tokyo, Japan deathdate = deathplace = occupation = Novelist nationality = Japanese period = genre = Fiction… …   Wikipedia

  • rolfing — /ˈrɒlfɪŋ/ (say rolfing) noun a system of soft tissue manipulation to re align body posture and structure in order to ease chronic pain and to improve performance. {from Dr Ida P Rolf, US doctor who developed the system called structural… …   Australian English dictionary

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