therapeutically
adverb see therapeutic

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • therapeutically — adverb In a therapeutic manner. This drug can not be used therapeutically except as a placebo …   Wiktionary

  • therapeutically — therapeutic ► ADJECTIVE 1) relating to the healing of disease. 2) having a good effect on the body or mind. DERIVATIVES therapeutically adverb therapeutics plural noun …   English terms dictionary

  • therapeutically — See therapeutic. * * * …   Universalium

  • therapeutically — adv. healingly, in a manner which cures …   English contemporary dictionary

  • therapeutically — ther·a·peu·ti·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • therapeutically — See: therapeutic …   English dictionary

  • therapeutically — adverb for therapeutic purposes • Derived from adjective: ↑therapeutic …   Useful english dictionary

  • therapeutic — therapeutically, adv. /ther euh pyooh tik/, adj. Also, therapeutical. 1. of or pertaining to the treating or curing of disease; curative. n. 2. a therapeutic substance. [1535 45; < NL therapeuticus < Gk therapeutikós, equiv. to therapeú(ein) to… …   Universalium

  • drug — drug1 /drug/, n., v., drugged, drugging. n. 1. Pharm. a chemical substance used in the treatment, cure, prevention, or diagnosis of disease or used to otherwise enhance physical or mental well being. 2. (in federal law) a. any substance… …   Universalium

  • Drug — /droog/, n. Zoroastrianism. the cosmic principle of disorder and falsehood. Cf. Asha. [ < Avestan drauga] * * * I Any chemical agent that affects the function of living things. Some, including antibiotics, stimulants, tranquilizers,… …   Universalium

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