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hydrotherapy definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: the internal and external use of water in the treatment of disease [syn: hydropathy, hydrotherapy]

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1876 the therapeutic use of water (as in a whirlpool bath) compare hydropathy

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. the use of water in the treatment of disorders, usu. exercises in swimming pools for arthritic or partially paralysed patients. Derivatives: hydrotherapist n. hydrotherapic adj.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Hydrotherapy Hy`dro*ther"a*py, n. [Hydro-, 1 + therapy.] (Med.) See Hydropathy.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

Hydrotherapy is a method of treating people with some diseases or injuries by making them swim or do exercises in water.




 


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