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Trager Line breaks: Tra¦ger
Pronunciation: /ˈtreɪɡə/

Definition of Trager in English:


[mass noun] trademark
A type of low-impact massage therapy, used especially in treating neuromuscular disorders.
Example sentences
  • Because some pain still lingered, the physician's assistant gave me a prescription for one more therapy - Trager, a form of bodywork in which a therapist teaches you how to move without pain.
  • Your Trager practitioner performs many different types of gentle movements on your body.
  • She is a Certified Trager Practitioner and a Reiki Master who has been practicing Trager for nearly five years and has been a certified practitioner for two.


1980s: from the name of Milton Trager (1908–97), the American doctor who invented the technique.

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