therapeusis

noun ther·a·peu·sis \ ˌther-ə-ˈpyü-səs \

Definition of therapeusis

Origin and Etymology of therapeusis

New Latin, from Greek, treatment, from therapeuein


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therapeusis

noun ther·a·peu·sis \ ˌther-ə-ˈpyü-səs \

medical Definition of therapeusis

plural therapeuses play \-ˌsēz\

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