remedy, curative, cure, therapeutic(adj)
a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain
curative, healing(p), alterative, remedial, sanative, therapeutic(adj)
tending to cure or restore to health
"curative powers of herbal remedies"; "her gentle healing hand"; "remedial surgery"; "a sanative environment of mountains and fresh air"; "a therapeutic agent"; "therapeutic diets"
relating to or involved in therapy
"therapeutic approach to criminality"
Of, or relating to therapy.
Having healing powers.
alt. of Therapeutical
one of the Therapeutae
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ther-a-pū′tik, adj. pertaining to the healing art: curative.—adv. Therapeu′tically.—n.sing. Therapeu′tics, that part of medicine concerned with the treatment and cure of diseases.—n. Therapeu′tist, one versed in therapeutics. [Gr. therapeuein, to take care of, to heal.]
The numerical value of therapeutic in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of therapeutic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It is draining but healing. It comes from a therapeutic place.
Coloring definitely has therapeutic potential to reduce anxiety, create focus or bring [about] more mindfulness.
The reason they got warning letters is not what is or isn't in the product, it's because they made therapeutic claims.
That makes me more comfortable that this therapeutic area is real, and not a flash in the pan and the mechanism is real.
[Brown fat cells] are an attractive therapeutic target for weight loss, and for anti-obesity or anti-type 2 Diabetes (T2D) therapies.
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Translations for therapeutic
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- terapèuticCatalan, Valencian
- léčebný, terapeutickýCzech
- terapêutica, terapêuticoPortuguese
- терапевтический, лечебныйRussian
- điều trịVietnamese
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