nontherapeutic

adjective
non·ther·a·peu·tic | \ˌnän-ˌther-ə-ˈpyü-tik \

Definition of nontherapeutic 

: not relating to, being, or providing therapy : not therapeutic … social pressures that encourage the nontherapeutic use of drugs in sports …— Andrew A. Skolnick taking diet pills for nontherapeutic reasons

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nontherapeutically \ˌnän-ˌther-ə-ˈpyü-ti-k(ə-)lē \ adverb
using drugs nontherapeutically

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1862, in the meaning defined above

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nontherapeutic

adjective
non·ther·a·peu·tic | \-ˌther-ə-ˈp(y)üt-ik \

Medical Definition of nontherapeutic 

: not relating to or being therapy nontherapeutic procedures

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