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English definition of “treat”

treat

verb [T] (GIVE MEDICAL CARE)    /triːt/
B2 to use drugs, exercises, etc. to cure a person of a disease or heal an injury: He is being treated for a rare skin disease. Western medicine tends to treat the symptoms and not the cause.Treating and caring for people
(Definition of treat verb (GIVE MEDICAL CARE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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