Meaning of TREATMENT in English

/treet"meuhnt/ , n.

1. an act or manner of treating.

2. action or behavior toward a person, animal, etc.

3. management in the application of medicines, surgery, etc.

4. literary or artistic handling, esp. with reference to style.

5. subjection to some agent or action.

6. Motion Pictures , Television. a preliminary outline of a film or teleplay laying out the key scenes, characters, and locales.

[ 1550-60; TREAT + -MENT ]

Syn. 1. handling, management, conduct, approach.

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .