maintenance drug therapy n.
In chemotherapy, the systematic reduction of the dosage of a drug to a level that maintains protection against exacerbation of the condition.
[meyn-tuh-nuh ns-free] /ˈmeɪn tə nənsˌfri/ adjective 1. requiring little or no maintenance: a maintenance-free swimming pool.
noun 1. an arrangement or agreement between an employer and a labor union by which employees who are members of the union at the time the agreement is made, or who subsequently join, must either remain members until the agreement expires, or be discharged.
[meyn-tuh-nuh ns] /ˈmeɪn tə nəns/ noun 1. the act of : the maintenance of proper oral hygiene. 2. the state of being : the maintenance of friendly relations with England. 3. care or upkeep, as of machinery or property: With proper maintenance the car will last for many years. 4. means of upkeep, support, or […]
[mantuh-nawn] /mɛ̃təˈnɔ̃/ noun 1. Marquise de (Françoise d’Aubigné) 1635–1719, second wife of Louis XIV. /French mɛ̃tnɔ̃/ noun 1. Marquise de, title of Françoise d’Aubigné. 1635–1719, the mistress and, from about 1685, second wife of Louis XIV