therapeutics

noun, plural in form but singular or plural in construction ther·a·peu·tics \ ˌther-ə-ˈpyü-tiks \

Definition of therapeutics

: a branch of medical science dealing with the application of remedies to diseases

First Known Use of therapeutics

1671

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therapeutics

Definition of therapeutics for English Language Learners

  • medical : a branch of medicine that deals with the ways to treat illnesses


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therapeutics

noun plural but singular or plural in construction 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

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