chemo


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che·mo

 (kē′mō, kĕm′ō)
n. Informal
Chemotherapy or a chemotherapeutic treatment.

chemo

(ˈkiːməʊ)
n
(Medicine) informal short for chemotherapy

che•mo

(ˈki moʊ)
n. Informal.
chemotherapy.
[1980–85]
Translations

chemo

[ˈkiːməʊ] N (= chemotherapy) → quimio f

chemo

[ˈkiːməʊ] n (= chemotherapy) → chimio f

chemo

(inf)
abbr of chemotherapyChemo f (inf); to have/need/undergo chemo(eine) Chemotherapie bekommen/brauchen/machen

chemo

(fam) V. chemotherapy.
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A cancer survivor and current Giants Community Ambassador, Dravecky will help the teams from Rooms That Rock 4 Chemo (RTR4C) finish painting one of three chemotherapy rooms at the hospital.
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A Juvenile Court hearing is scheduled for next week on a request by Cassandra and her mother to end the DCF custody so she can go home immediately instead of having to wait until the chemo is over, said her lawyer, assistant public defender Joshua Michtom.
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In the new study, researchers implanted mice with ovarian cancer cells and later gave some mice chemotherapy and others chemo plus injected vitamin C.
They told us that the first chemo was not working so they would try another.
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