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modality

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noun, mo·dal·i·ty \mō-ˈda-lə-tē\

Definition of modality

plural modalities

  1. 1 a :  the quality or state of being modal b :  a modal quality or attribute :  form

  2. 2 :  the classification of logical propositions according to their asserting or denying the possibility, impossibility, contingency, or necessity of their content

  3. 3 :  one of the main avenues of sensation (as vision)

  4. 4 :  a usually physical therapeutic agency




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modality

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noun mo·dal·i·ty \mō-ˈdal-ət-ē\

Medical Definition of modality

plural modalities

  1. 1:  one of the main avenues of sensation (as vision)

  2. 2a:  a usually physical therapeutic agencyb:  an apparatus for applying a modality




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