radiotherapeutics

[rā′dē-ō-thĕr′ə-pyōōtĭks]

n.

The study and use of ionizing radiation for therapeutic purposes.

Nearby words

  1. reproductive cell,
  2. reproductive cloning,
  3. reproductive cycle,
  4. reproductive imagination,
  5. reproductive isolation,
  6. reproductive systems,
  7. reprogram,
  8. reprographics,
  9. reprography,
  10. reproof


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