Medical Dictionary


noun pl but singular or pl in constr ther·a·peu·tics \ˌther-ə-ˈpyüt-iks\

Medical Definition of THERAPEUTICS

:  a branch of medical science dealing with the application of remedies to diseases <cancer therapeutics>—called also therapeusis
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears