an act or manner of treating.
action or behavior toward a person, animal, etc.
management in the application of medicines, surgery, etc.
literary or artistic handling, especially with reference to style.
subjection to some agent or action.
Movies, Television. a preliminary outline of a film or teleplay laying out the key scenes, characters, and locales.
the act or an instance of applying (medical) treatment to oneself
the application of medicines, surgery, psychotherapy, etc, to a patient or to a disease or symptom
the manner of handling or dealing with a person or thing, as in a literary or artistic work
the act, practice, or manner of treating
(films) an expansion of a script into sequence form, indicating camera angles, dialogue, etc
(slang) the treatment, the usual manner of dealing with a particular type of person (esp in the phrase give someone the (full) treatment)
Treatment of oneself without professional supervision so as to alleviate an illness or a condition.
treatment treat·ment (trēt’mənt)
Administration or application of remedies to a patient or for a disease or an injury; medicinal or surgical management; therapy.
see: red carpet (treatment)
- Self-treatment movement
noun a phenomenon whereby people with minor ailments or injuries attempt to treat themselves with selected foods and over-the-counter medicine, often combined with reading literature which guides them in doing this; also called self-medication movement Usage Note medicine
noun 1. reliance on the integrity, strength, ability, surety, etc., of a person or thing; confidence. 2. confident expectation of something; hope. 3. confidence in the certainty of future payment for property or goods received; credit: to sell merchandise on trust. 4. a person on whom or thing on which one relies: God is my […]
noun 1. the charge or fee for instruction, as at a private school or a college or university: The college will raise its tuition again next year. 2. teaching or instruction, as of pupils: a school offering private tuition in languages. 3. Archaic. guardianship or custody. noun 1. instruction, esp that received in a small […]
[uhn-der-stan-ding] /ˌʌn dərˈstæn dɪŋ/ noun 1. mental process of a person who comprehends; comprehension; personal interpretation: My understanding of the word does not agree with yours. 2. intellectual faculties; intelligence; mind: a quick understanding. 3. superior power of discernment; enlightened intelligence: With her keen understanding she should have become a leader. 4. knowledge of or […]