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treatment

noun adjustment, analysis, arrangement, consideration, cure, design, examination, execution, investigation, management, modification, process, processing, study, technique, therapy, transaction, way
Associated concepts: inhuman treatment, medical treatment
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treatment

in environmental law relating to waste, the physical, thermal, chemical or biological processes, including sorting, that change the characteristics of waste in order to reduce its volume, reduce its hazardous nature, facilitate its handling, or enhance its recoverability.
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The privately run school that treats severely autistic children is believed to be the only school of its kind in the nation that uses skin shock treatments to control the behavior of some students.
Psychiatrists have deceptively cloaked shock treatment in medical legitimacy.
When a spawning sample was exposed to a cold shock treatment that had different postspawning or duration times, the same procedures as outlined earlier for heat shock inductions were used.
YOUNG offenders who have been convicted of violent crimes in Coventry are in for shock treatment.
What is needed is a new protocol that includes shock treatment to minimize both the opportunity for human error and the consequences of an accident.
This week Lisa resorts to shock treatment by contactingthe mother of one of the dead girls.
writes of his experience as a neurology resident in the 1970s at a West Coast residency in his book Shock Treatment Is Not Good for Your Brain.
I think a bit of short sharp shock treatment for our Government is in order.
Two other services -- administering some types of medicine, such as heart stimulants, and the use of electric shock treatment to stimulate the heart -- are also being studied under the role expansion while patients are en route to hospitals mainly by ambulance, they said.
The uninitiated can get a good sense of this from the titles of some of the band's signature tunes, which include "Beat On the Brat," "Now I Wanna Sniff Some Glue," "You're Gonna Kill That Girl," "Gimme Gimme Shock Treatment," and "I Wanna Be Sedated.