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heliotherapy

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noun he·lio·ther·a·py \-ˈther-ə-pē\

Medical Definition of heliotherapy

plural

heliotherapies

  1. :  the use of sunlight or of an artificial source of ultraviolet, visible, or infrared radiation for therapeutic purposes


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