chemotherapeutic

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

Definition of chemotherapeutic

  1. :  of, relating to, or used in chemotherapy

chemotherapeutic

noun

chemotherapeutically

play \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

First Known Use of chemotherapeutic

1907


Medical Dictionary

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chemotherapeutic

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

chemotherapeutical

\-i-kəl\play

Medical Definition of chemotherapeutic

  1. :  of, relating to, or used in chemotherapy

chemotherapeutically

\-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb

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chemotherapeutic

noun che·mo·ther·a·peu·tic
variants: or

chemotherapeutical

Medical Definition of chemotherapeutic

  1. :  an agent used in chemotherapy


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