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electrotherapy

noun elec·tro·ther·a·py \-ˈther-ə-pē\

Definition of ELECTROTHERAPY

:  the therapeutic use of electricity
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First Known Use of ELECTROTHERAPY

1881
Medical Dictionary

electrotherapy

noun elec·tro·ther·a·py \-ˈther-ə-pē\
plural elec·tro·ther·a·pies

Medical Definition of ELECTROTHERAPY

:  treatment of disease by means of electricity (as in diathermy)

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