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adjective therapeutic pronunciation in British English /ˌθerəˈpjuːtɪk/

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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 British English /ˌθerəˈpjuːtɪkli/ adverb


… a feeling of pleasure you get from spending time doing what you want and not worrying about what other people are doing or saying

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