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English definition of “physiotherapy”


noun [U]     /ˌfɪz.i.əʊˈθer.ə.pi/ US  /-oʊ-/ UK (UK informal physio, US physical therapy)
the treatment of muscle stiffness , pain , and injury , especially by rubbing and moving the sore parts Physiotherapy, massage and osteopathyMedical studies and the people who study them
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