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English definition of “course”

course

noun [C] (MEDICAL TREATMENT)    /kɔːs/ US  /kɔːrs/
a fixed number of regular medical treatments: My doctor's put me on a course of antibiotics. She needed a six-month course of physiotherapy after she broke her leg.Medicine in different forms
(Definition of course noun (MEDICAL TREATMENT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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