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actinotherapy

[ak-tin-oh-ther-uh-pee, ak-tuh-noh-] /ækˌtɪn oʊˈθɛr ə pi, ˌæk tə noʊ-/
noun, Medicine/Medical
1.
radiotherapy, especially using ultraviolet rays.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; actino- + therapy
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actinotherapy

/ˌæktɪnəʊˈθɛrəpɪ/
noun
1.
a former name for radiotherapy
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actinotherapy in Medicine

actinotherapy ac·ti·no·ther·a·py (āk'tə-nō-thěr'ə-pē)
n.
The therapeutic use of ultraviolet light.

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