substitution therapy

n.

Replacement therapy in which a substitute substance is used.

Nearby words

  1. substitute,
  2. substitution,
  3. substitution cipher,
  4. substitution product,
  5. substitution reaction,
  6. substitution transfusion,
  7. substitutive,
  8. substitutivity,
  9. substract,
  10. substrate


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