Definitions for treatmentˈtrit mənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. treatment, intervention(noun)

    care provided to improve a situation (especially medical procedures or applications that are intended to relieve illness or injury)

  2. treatment, handling(noun)

    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. treatment(noun)

    a manner of dealing with something artistically

    "his treatment of space borrows from Italian architecture"

  4. discussion, treatment, discourse(noun)

    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"


  1. treatment(Noun)

    The process or manner of treating someone or something.

  2. treatment(Noun)

    Medical care for an illness or injury.

  3. treatment(Noun)

    The use of a substance or process to preserve or give particular properties to something.

  4. treatment(Noun)

    A treatise; a formal written description or characterization of a subject.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Treatment(noun)

    the act or manner of treating; management; manipulation; handling; usage; as, unkind treatment; medical treatment

  2. Treatment(noun)

    entertainment; treat

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'treatment' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #785

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'treatment' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2046

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'treatment' in Nouns Frequency: #326

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