hydrotherapeutics


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hy·dro·ther·a·py

(hī'drō-thār'ă-pē),
Therapeutic use of water by external application, either for its pressure effect or as a means of applying physical energy to the tissues.
Synonym(s): hydrotherapeutics
[hydro- + G. therapeia, therapy]

hydrotherapeutics

(hī′drə-thĕr′ə-pyo͞o′tĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
Hydrotherapy.

hy′dro·ther′a·peu′tic adj.
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