Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

Medical Dictionary

actinotherapy

play
noun ac·ti·no·ther·a·py \-ˈther-ə-pē\

Medical Definition of actinotherapy

plural

actinotherapies

  1. :  application for therapeutic purposes of the chemically active rays of the electromagnetic spectrum (as ultraviolet light or X-rays)




Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up actinotherapy? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a jerking and twitching of the body

Get Word of the Day daily email!