heliotherapy(redirected from heliotherapies)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
n. pl. he·li·o·ther·a·pies
Medical therapy involving exposure to sunlight.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
(Complementary Medicine) the therapeutic use of sunlight
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
he•li•o•ther•a•py(ˌhi li oʊˈθɛr ə pi)
treatment of disease by means of sunlight.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
a method of treating illness by exposure to the rays of the sun.See also: Remedies, Sun
-Ologies & -Isms. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||heliotherapy - therapeutic exposure to sunlight |
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"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
n. helioterapia, exposición o baños de sol con propósito terapéutico.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012