English noun: treatment
|1.||treatment (act) care provided to improve a situation (especially medical procedures or applications that are intended to relieve illness or injury)|
|Broader (hypernym)||aid, attention, care, tending|
|Narrower (hyponym)||acupressure, acupuncture, autogenic therapy, autogenic training, autogenics, chiropractic, detoxification, fomentation, G-Jo, hydropathy, hydrotherapy, massage, medical aid, medical care, modality, naprapathy, naturopathy, orthodontic treatment, orthoptics, osteoclasis, osteopathy, rest-cure, shiatsu, stylostixis|
|Part holonym||curative, cure, remedy, therapeutic|
|2.||treatment (act) the management of someone or something|
|Samples||The handling of prisoners.|
The treatment of water sewage.
The right to equal treatment in the criminal justice system.
|Broader (hypernym)||direction, management|
|Narrower (hyponym)||bioremediation, dealing|
|3.||treatment (attribute) a manner of dealing with something artistically|
|Samples||His treatment of space borrows from Italian architecture.|
|Broader (hypernym)||artistic style, idiom|
|4.||treatment (communication) an extended communication (often interactive) dealing with some particular topic|
|Samples||The book contains an excellent discussion of modal logic.|
His treatment of the race question is badly biased.
|Broader (hypernym)||communicating, communication|
|Narrower (hyponym)||consideration, detail, dilation, elaboration, enlargement, expansion, talk|