Simple Definition of treatment
: the way that you think of and act toward someone or something
: the way that you deal with or discuss a subject
: something that deals with or discusses a subject
Full Definition of treatment
Examples of treatment in a sentence
We want to ensure equal treatment for everyone.
The law requires humane treatment of prisoners.
It's a complicated issue that requires careful treatment.
The book's treatment of this important issue is unimpressive.
Previous treatments of this topic have ignored some key issues.
The patient required immediate medical treatment.
She is receiving treatment for cancer.
The drug has been approved as a treatment for AIDS.
First Known Use of treatment
TREATMENT Defined for Kids
Definition of treatment for Students
1 : the act or manner of treating someone or something <The dog received rough treatment by his previous owners.>
2 : medical or surgical care <The accident victim required immediate treatment.>
3 : a substance or method used in treating <a treatment for acne> <waste treatment>
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