• IPA: /θɛɹəˈpjuːtɪk/, enPR: thĕr'ə-pyo͞oʹtĭk


  1. Of, or relating to therapy.
  2. Having a positive effect on the body or mind.
    • Therapeutic or curative physic.
    • Medicine is justly distributed into prophylactic, or the art of preserving health, and therapeutic, or the art of restoring it.
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therapeutic (plural therapeutics)

  1. (medicine) A therapeutic agent

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