Definition of treatment
- care provided to improve a situation (especially medical procedures or applications that are intended to relieve illness or injury). Synonyms: intervention.
- the management of someone or something; "the handling of prisoners", "the treatment of water sewage", "the right to equal treatment in the criminal justice system". Synonyms: handling.
- a manner of dealing with something artistically; "his treatment of space borrows from Italian architecture".
- an extended communication (often interactive) dealing with some particular topic; "the book contains an excellent discussion of modal logic", "his treatment of the race question is badly biased". Synonyms: discourse, discussion.
acupressure, acupuncture, autogenics, bioremediation, chiropractic, consideration, dealing, detail, detoxification, dilation, elaboration, enlargement, expansion, fomentation, hydropathy, hydrotherapy, massage, modality, naprapathy, naturopathy, orthoptics, osteoclasis, osteopathy, shiatsu, stylostixis, talk.
Rhymes with treatment
Start with treatment
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mistreatment, nontreatment, pretreatment, maltreatment, overtreatment, posttreatment, entreatment.