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ther·a·peu·tics

 (thĕr′ə-pyo͞o′tĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
Medical treatment of disease; the art or science of healing.

ther′a·peu′tist n.

therapeutics

(ˌθɛrəˈpjuːtɪks)
n
(Medicine) (functioning as singular) the branch of medicine concerned with the treatment of disease

ther•a•peu•tics

(ˌθɛr əˈpyu tɪks)

n. (used with a sing. v.)
the branch of medicine concerned with the use of remedies to treat disease.
[1665–1675]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.therapeutics - branch of medicine concerned with the treatment of disease
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
Translations

therapeutics

[ˌθerəˈpjuːtɪks] Nterapéutica f

therapeutics

n singTherapeutik f

therapeutics

[ˌθɛrəˈpjuːtɪks] nsgterapeutica

ther·a·peu·tics

n. terapéutica, rama de la medicina que estudia tratamientos y curaciones.
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