Treatment Treat"ment, n. [Cf. F. traitement. See {Treat}.] 1. The act or manner of treating; management; manipulation; handling; usage; as, unkind treatment; medical treatment. [1913 Webster]

2. Entertainment; treat. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

Accept such treatment as a swain affords. --Pope. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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