chemotherapeutic

adjective che·mo·ther·a·peu·tic \ -ˌther-ə-ˈpyü-tik \

Definition of chemotherapeutic

: of, relating to, or used in chemotherapy

chemotherapeutic

noun

chemotherapeutically

play \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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First Known Use of chemotherapeutic

1907

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chemotherapeutic

adjective che·mo·ther·a·peu·tic \ -ˌther-ə-ˈpyüt-ik \
variants: also chemotherapeutical play \-i-kəl\

medical Definition of chemotherapeutic

: of, relating to, or used in chemotherapy

chemotherapeutically

play \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

2

chemotherapeutic

noun
variants: or chemotherapeutical

medical Definition of chemotherapeutic

: an agent used in chemotherapy

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