psychotherapeutics

[sahy-koh-ther-uh-pyoo-tiks]
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noun (used with a singular verb)


Nearby words

  1. psychostimulant,
  2. psychosurgery,
  3. psychosynthesis,
  4. psychotechnics,
  5. psychotechnology,
  6. psychotherapist,
  7. psychotherapy,
  8. psychotic,
  9. psychotogen,
  10. psychotogenic

Origin of psychotherapeutics

First recorded in 1870–75; psycho- + therapeutics

Related formspsy·cho·ther·a·peu·tic, adjectivepsy·cho·ther·a·peu·ti·cal·ly, adverbpsy·cho·ther·a·peu·tist, noun

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Medicine definitions for psychotherapeutics

psychotherapeutics

[sī′kō-thĕr′ə-pyōōtĭks]

n.

psychotherapy

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