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"occupational therapy" in British English

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occupational therapynoun [U]

uk   us  
a way of ​treatingmentally or ​physicallyillpeople by getting them to do ​specialactivities
occupational therapist
noun [C] uk   us  
(Definition of occupational therapy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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occupational therapynoun [U]

uk   us  
the ​treatment of ​people with mental or ​physicalhealth problems by involving them in ​activities: The ​staffprovide physiotherapy and ​occupational therapy.
(Definition of occupational therapy from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “occupational therapy”
in Chinese (Simplified) 职业疗法…
in Chinese (Traditional) 職業療法, 職能治療…
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