Meaning of homeotherapy

ho•me•o•ther•a•py

Pronunciation: (hō"mē-u-ther'u-pē), [key]
— n. Med.
  1. therapy for a disease by means of an agent that is similar to but not identical with the causative agent of the disease.
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