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treatment meaning

EN[ˈtɹiːtmənt]
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WTreatment
  • Treatment may refer to:
  • Health or well-being:
  • Medical treatment i.e., medical case management
  • Therapy for any impairment
  • Pain management
  • A particular process or intervention specified in the design of an experiment
  • NounPLtreatmentsSUF-ment
    1. The process or manner of treating someone or something.
      1. He still has nightmares resulting from the treatment he received from his captors.
    2. Medical care for an illness or injury.
      1. A treatment or cure is applied after a medical problem has already started.
      2. Cancer survivors who got radiation treatments as children have nearly twice the risk of developing diabetes as adults.
      3. The change is due largely to the increased availability of antiretroviral treatment.
    3. The use of a substance or process to preserve or give particular properties to something.
      1. NC A treatise; a formal written description or characterization of a subject.
        1. NC (film) A brief, third-person, present-tense summary of a proposed film.
          1. OBS entertainment; treat.
          2. More Examples
            1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
              • The side effects of the treatment course, which involves surgery, craniospinal radiation therapy and intensive chemotherapy, are considerable.
              • Time course analysis until 72 h after treatments showed that nanoencapsulation of atrazine enhanced the herbicidal activity in comparison with a commercial atrazine formulation.
              • Oral bisphosphonates were the predominant treatment recommended by physicians with 35 of the 44 patients reporting that their physician recommended alendronate, ibandronate, or risedronate (Table 4).
            2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
              • Various groups have also shown by sphingolipidomic analysis that several phytoceramide subspecies increased in wild type cells after hydroxyurea treatment.
              • Because of the seriousness of the injury the doctor anaesthetised the area before treatment.
              • Because of the seriousness of the injury the doctor anaesthetises the area before treatment.

          Meaning of treatment for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "treatment" is a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum.
          • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
            1. Morphemes
              • Suffixes
                • Words by suffix
                  • Words suffixed with -ment
              • Nouns
                • Countable nouns
                  • Singularia tantum
                    • Uncountable nouns
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