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, in the meaning defined above

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therapeutics

noun

English Language Learners Definition of therapeutics

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

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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