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a. A regulated system, as of medication, diet, or exercise, used to promote health or treat illness or injury.
b. A procedure, program, or routine: a regimen of mathematics seminars.
2. A systematic way of managing something: a crop regimen.
3. Archaic Governmental rule or control.
[Middle English, from Latin; see regime.]
1. (Medicine) Also called: regime a systematic way of life or course of therapy, often including exercise and a recommended diet
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) administration or rule
[C14: from Latin: guidance]
reg•i•men(ˈrɛdʒ ə mən, -ˌmɛn, ˈrɛʒ-)
1. a regulated course, as of diet, exercise, or manner of living, to preserve or restore health or to attain some result.
2. government or rule.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Latin: rule, government, guidance, derivative of reg(ere) to rule]
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|Noun||1.||regimen - (medicine) a systematic plan for therapy (often including diet)|
plan, program, programme - a series of steps to be carried out or goals to be accomplished; "they drew up a six-step plan"; "they discussed plans for a new bond issue"
regimen[ˈredʒɪmən] N → régimen m
n (Med) → Kur f