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radiothermy

[ rey-dee-oh-thur-mee ]
/ ˈreɪ di oʊˌθɜr mi /
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noun Medicine/Medical.
therapy that utilizes the heat from a shortwave radio apparatus or diathermy machine.
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Origin of radiothermy

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British Dictionary definitions for radiothermy

radiothermy
/ (ˈreɪdɪəʊˌθɜːmɪ) /

noun
med the treatment of disease by means of heat generated by electromagnetic radiation
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Medical definitions for radiothermy

radiothermy
[ rādē-ō-thûr′mē ]

n.
Diathermy using heat from radiant sources.
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