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therapeutic

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

tending to cure disease or restore health
  • gentle exercise can be therapeutic for hospital patients

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therapeutic

noun

Synonyms of therapeutic (Entry 2 of 2)

something that corrects or counteracts something undesirable
  • some charitable work might be the best therapeutic for that guy's total self-absorption

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The first known use of therapeutic was in 1646

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“Therapeutic.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/therapeutic. Accessed 19 Feb. 2020.

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