[ hoh-mee-uh-ther-uh-pee ]
/ ˌhoʊ mi əˈθɛr ə pi /
therapy for a disease by means of an agent that is similar to but not identical with the causative agent of the disease.
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OTHER WORDS FROM homeotherapyho·me·o·ther·a·peu·tic [hoh-mee-uh-ther-uh-pyoo-tik] /ˌhoʊ mi əˌθɛr əˈpyu tɪk/, adjective
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Medical definitions for homeotherapy
[ hō′mē-ō-thĕr′ə-pē ]
The treatment or prevention of disease using homeopathic principles.
Other words from homeotherapyho′me•o•ther′a•peu′tic adj.
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