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treatment

  

      n  
1    the application of medicines, surgery, psychotherapy, etc., to a patient or to a disease or symptom  
2    the manner of handling or dealing with a person or thing, as in a literary or artistic work  
3    the act, practice, or manner of treating  
4      (Films)   an expansion of a script into sequence form, indicating camera angles, dialogue, etc.  
5    the treatment         
Slang   the usual manner of dealing with a particular type of person (esp. in the phrase give someone the (full) treatment)  
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treatment

  
1    care, cure, healing, medication, medicine, remedy, surgery, therapy  
2    action towards, behaviour towards, conduct, dealing, handling, management, manipulation, reception, usage  


ill-treatment     
abuse, damage, harm, ill-use, injury, mistreatment, misuse, rough handling  

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adj.
[med.] of or relating to the medical consideration of the whole person in the treatment of a disease, not only physically but also taking into account mental and social factors rather than just the symptoms
Ex: That clinic offers a holistic medecine approach to treat both the body and the mind sometimes even using practises from eastern traditions such as meditation or acupuncture.
abbr. acron.
Waste to Energy; Waste-to-energy (WtE) or energy-from-waste (EfW) is the process of generating energy in the form of electricity and/or heat from the primary treatment of waste
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