mechanotherapy(redirected from mechanotherapies)
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n. pl. mech·a·no·ther·a·pies
Medical treatment by mechanical methods, such as massage.
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(Medicine) the treatment of disorders or injuries by means of mechanical devices, esp devices that provide exercise for bodily parts
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the process of treating illness or disease by mechanical means, as by massage. Cf. massotherapy.See also: Remedies
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