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a·ro·ma·ther·a·py

 (ə-rō′mə-thĕr′ə-pē)
n. pl. a·ro·ma·ther·a·pies
The use of selected fragrant substances in lotions and inhalants in an effort to affect mood and promote health.

aromatherapy

(əˌrəʊməˈθɛrəpɪ)
n
(Complementary Medicine) the use of fragrant essential oils extracted from plants as a treatment in complementary medicine to relieve tension and cure certain minor ailments
aˌromaˈtherapist n

a•ro•ma•ther•a•py

(əˌroʊ məˈθɛr ə pi)
n.
1. the use of fragrances to affect or alter a person's mood or behavior.
2. treatment of facial skin by the application of fragrant floral and herbal substances.
[1945–50; < French aromathérapie]

aromatherapy

Using essential plant oils to improve physical and mental well-being, often involving massage.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.aromatherapy - the therapeutic use of aromatic plant extracts and essential oils in baths or massage
therapy - (medicine) the act of caring for someone (as by medication or remedial training etc.); "the quarterback is undergoing treatment for a knee injury"; "he tried every treatment the doctors suggested"; "heat therapy gave the best relief"
Translations
aromaterapie
aromaterapi
aromaterapia
aromaterapija
アロマセラピー
방향요법
aromterapi
การรักษาที่ใช้เครื่องหอมกับสมุนไพร
hương liệu pháp

aromatherapy

[əˈrəuməˈθerəpɪ] Naromaterapia f

aromatherapy

[əˌrəʊməˈθɛrəpi] naromathérapie f aromatherapy massage, aromatherapy oilaromatherapy massage nmassage m aux huiles essentiellesaromatherapy oil nhuile f essentielle

aromatherapy

aromatherapy

[əˌrəʊməˈθɛrəpɪ] naromaterapia

aromatherapy

عَلاج بِالعُطُور aromaterapie aromaterapi Aromatherapie αρωματοθεραπεία aromaterapia aromaterapia aromathérapie aromaterapija aromaterapia アロマセラピー 방향요법 aromatherapie aromaterapi aromaterapia aromaterapia ароматерапия aromterapi การรักษาที่ใช้เครื่องหอมกับสมุนไพร aromaterapi hương liệu pháp 香料按摩

aromatherapy

n aromaterapia, uso del aroma de los aceites esenciales para curar
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