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English definition of “physical therapy”

physical therapy

noun [U]    /ˈfɪz·ɪ·kəl ˈθer·ə·pi/ (also physiotherapy,  /ˌfɪz·i·oʊˈθer·ə·pi/)
the treatment of stiffness , muscle weakness , and pain , esp . by rubbing and moving the sore parts and through exercise
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