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treatment

EN[ˈtɹiːtmənt]
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WTreatment
  • Treatment may refer to:
  • Health or well-being:
  • Medical treatment i.e., medical case management
  • Therapy for any impairment
  • Pain management
  • A particular process or intervention specified in the design of an experiment
  • Mechanical or chemical modifications to some material:
  • Water treatment
  • Sewage treatment
  • Surface treatment, "finishing" processes in manufacturing or a craft
  • The meaning conveyed by a bid that is not made to invoke a bridge convention
  • "Treatment" (song), 2012 single by Labrinth

    Definition of treatment in English Dictionary

  • NounPLtreatmentsSUF-ment
    1. The process or manner of treating someone or something.
      1. He still has nightmares resulting from the treatment he received from his captors.
    2. Medical care for an illness or injury.
      1. A treatment or cure is applied after a medical problem has already started.
      2. Cancer survivors who got radiation treatments as children have nearly twice the risk of developing diabetes as adults.
      3. The change is due largely to the increased availability of antiretroviral treatment.
    3. The use of a substance or process to preserve or give particular properties to something.
      1. NC A treatise; a formal written description or characterization of a subject.
        1. NC (film) A brief, third-person, present-tense summary of a proposed film.
          1. OBS entertainment; treat.
          2. More Examples
            1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
              • Serial ultrasounds and fundoscopic examinations performed during and before treatment were normal.
              • If these maizes were two boys, not improbably the one would be caned for failing to respond to treatment so efficacious in the case of the other.
              • Several cell-specific aptamers have been used for gene delivery, but an aptamer-conjugated nanocomplex used in the treatment of NSCLC is limited.
            2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
              • Various groups have also shown by sphingolipidomic analysis that several phytoceramide subspecies increased in wild type cells after hydroxyurea treatment.
              • He was sure his girlfriend would stay the distance with her addiction treatment.
              • Because of the seriousness of the injury the doctor is anaesthetising the area before treatment.
          • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
            1. Morphemes
              • Suffixes
                • Words by suffix
                  • Words suffixed with -ment
              • Nouns
                • Countable nouns
                  • Singularia tantum
                    • Uncountable nouns
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                Grammatically, this word "treatment" is a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum.
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