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adjective therapeutic pronunciation in American English /ˌθerəˈpjutɪk/

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  1. 1
    helping to treat or cure illness
    Scientists want to investigate the therapeutic effects of acupuncture.
    a therapeutic treatment/drug
  2. 2
    an activity that is therapeutic makes you feel better or calmer
    I find cleaning the house can be very therapeutic.

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 therapeutic pronunciation in American English /ˌθerəˈpjutɪkli/ adverb


a meal served in the evening which consists of foods traditionally eaten at breakfast

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