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Attempted treatment of disease by application of magnets or induced magnetic fields.
magnetotherapyAn obsolete therapeutic modality of uncertain efficacy, consisting of the use of magnets to treat “ill humours”.
magnetotherapy(mag-ne?to-ther'a-pe) [? + therapeia, treatment]
Application of magnets or magnetism in treating diseases.Synonym: magnetic field therapy.
n the therapeutic application of magnetic fields.