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psychotherapeutics

[sahy-koh-ther-uh-pyoo-tiks] /ˌsaɪ koʊˌθɛr əˈpyu tɪks/
noun, (used with a singular verb)
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75; psycho- + therapeutics
Related forms
psychotherapeutic, adjective
psychotherapeutically, adverb
psychotherapeutist, noun
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psychotherapeutics psy·cho·ther·a·peu·tics (sī'kō-thěr'ə-pyōō'tĭks)
n.
See psychotherapy.

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