HyperDic: chemotherapy

English > 1 sense of the word chemotherapy:
NOUNactchemotherapythe use of chemical agents to treat or control disease (or mental illness)
chemotherapy > pronunciation
Soundskiy.mowtheh'rahpiy
Rhymesaromatherapy ... zippy: 84 rhymes with piy...
English > chemotherapy: 1 sense > noun 1, act
MeaningThe use of chemical agents to treat or control disease (or mental illness).
NarrowerchrysotherapyThe use of chemicals containing gold for treating diseases (such as rheumatoid arthritis)
Broadertherapy(medicine) the act of caring for someone (as by medication or remedial training etc.)
Spanishquimioterapia
Catalanquimioteràpia
Adjectiveschemotherapeutic, chemotherapeuticalof or relating to chemotherapy

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