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Therapy

Therapy

WordNet



noun


(1)   (medicine) the act of caring for someone (as by medication or remedial training etc.)
"The quarterback is undergoing treatment for a knee injury"
"He tried every treatment the doctors suggested"
"Heat therapy gave the best relief"
Wiktonary



Etymology


From from .

Noun



  1. Treatment of disease or disability, physical or mental.
  2. Healing power or quality.

Trivia


Therapy was the winning word at the 16th Scripps National Spelling Bee. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scripps_National_Spelling_Bee