Definition of 'chemotherapy'
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Between a book on chemotherapy and another on neurophysiological disorders, she came upon an old, well-thumbed prayer book. GRACE (2002)The main treatment for acute myeloid leukaemia is chemotherapy. RESCUING ROSE (2002)Even if it was negative, Sykes would recommend chemotherapy and Ellen was in for a few long, miserable months. DOLL'S EYES (2002)
You'll have to bring him once or twice a week for treatment, maybe chemotherapy, I don't know. OUTCAST (2002)
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British English: chemotherapy NOUN
Chemotherapy is the treatment of disease using chemicals. It is often used in treating cancer.
He had been undergoing chemotherapy for lung cancer.
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