Hydrotherapeutics
Hydrotherapeutics Hy`dro*ther`a*peu"tics, n. [Hydro-, 1 + therapeutics.] (Med.) A system of treating disease by baths and mineral waters. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • hydrotherapeutics — [hī΄drōther΄ə pyo͞ot′iks] n. HYDROTHERAPY hydrotherapeutic adj …   English World dictionary

  • hydrotherapeutics — hydrotherapeutic, adj. /huy droh ther euh pyooh tiks/, n. (used with a sing. v.) hydrotherapy. [1835 45; HYDRO 1 + THERAPEUTICS] * * * …   Universalium

  • hydrotherapeutics — SYN: hydrotherapy. * * * hy·dro·ther·a·peu·tics iks n pl but usu sing in constr HYDROTHERAPY …   Medical dictionary

  • hydrotherapeutics — n. treatment of disease by means of water …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hydrotherapeutics — hy·dro·therapeutics …   English syllables

  • hydrotherapeutics — hy•dro•ther•a•peu•tics [[t]ˌhaɪ droʊˌθɛr əˈpyu tɪks[/t]] n. med (used with a sing. v.) hydrotherapy • Etymology: 1835–45 hy dro•ther a•peu′tic, adj …   From formal English to slang

  • hydrotherapeutics — /ˌhaɪdroʊθɛrəˈpjutɪks/ (say .huydrohtheruh pyoohtiks) noun that branch of therapeutics which deals with the curative use of water. –hydrotherapeutic, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • hydrotherapeutics — “+ noun plural but usually singular in construction Etymology: hydr + therapeutics : hydrotherapy …   Useful english dictionary

  • History of Medicine —     History of Medicine     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► History of Medicine     The history of medical science, considered as a part of the general history of civilization, should logically begin in Mesopotamia, where tradition and philological… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • hydrotherapeutic — See hydrotherapeutics. * * * …   Universalium

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