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Meaning of TREATMENT

Pronunciation:  'treetmunt

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  care by procedures or applications that are intended to relieve illness or injury
  2. [n]  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"
  3. [n]  a manner of dealing with something artistically; "his treatment of space borrows from Italian architecture"
  4. [n]  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"

TREATMENT is a 9 letter word that starts with T.


 Synonyms: discourse, discussion, handling
 See Also: acupressure, acupuncture, aid, artistic style, attention, autogenic therapy, autogenic training, autogenics, bioremediation, care, chiropractic, communicating, communication, consideration, curative, cure, dealing, detail, detoxification, dilation, direction, elaboration, enlargement, expansion, fomentation, G-Jo, hydropathy, hydrotherapy, idiom, management, medical aid, medical care, modality, naprapathy, naturopathy, orthodontic treatment, orthoptics, osteoclasis, osteopathy, relaxant, remedy, rest-cure, shiatsu, short shrift, stylostixis, talk, tending



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Treat"ment\, n. [Cf. F. traitement. See {Treat}.]
1. The act or manner of treating; management; manipulation;
   handling; usage; as, unkind treatment; medical treatment.

2. Entertainment; treat. [Obs.]

         Accept such treatment as a swain affords. --Pope.