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Related to magnetotherapy: magnet therapy, Magnetic healing


Attempted treatment of disease by application of magnets or induced magnetic fields.


An obsolete therapeutic modality of uncertain efficacy, consisting of the use of magnets to treat “ill humours”.


(mag-ne?to-ther'a-pe) [? + therapeia, treatment]
Application of magnets or magnetism in treating diseases.
Synonym: magnetic field therapy.

magnetotherapy (mag·neˈ·tō·theˑ·r·pē),

n the therapeutic application of magnetic fields.
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