radium-therapy

radium therapy

noun
treatment of disease by means of radium.

Origin:
1900–05

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radium therapy
 
n
treatment of disease, esp cancer, by exposing affected tissues to radiation from radium

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radium therapy n.
The use of radium in radiotherapy.

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