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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Treatment  \Treat"ment\,  n.  [Cf.  F.  traitement  See  {Treat}.] 
  1.  The  act  or  manner  of  treating;  management;  manipulation; 
  handling;  usage;  as  unkind  treatment;  medical  treatment. 
 
  2.  Entertainment;  treat.  [Obs.] 
 
  Accept  such  treatment  as  a  swain  affords.  --Pope. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  treatment 
  n  1:  care  by  procedures  or  applications  that  are  intended  to 
  relieve  illness  or  injury 
  2:  the  management  of  someone  or  something  "the  handling  of 
  prisoners"  or  "the  treatment  of  water  sewage";  "the  right 
  to  equal  treatment  in  the  criminal  justice  system"  [syn:  {handling}] 
  3:  a  manner  of  dealing  with  something  artistically;  "his 
  treatment  of  space  borrows  from  Italian  architecture" 
  4:  an  extended  communication  (often  interactive)  dealing  with 
  some  particular  topic;  "the  book  contains  an  excellent 
  discussion  of  modal  logic";  "his  treatment  of  the  race 
  question  is  badly  biased"  [syn:  {discussion},  {discourse}] 




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