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- n. The therapeutic generation of local heat in body tissues by high-frequency electromagnetic currents.
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- n. The generation of heat using high-frequency electromagnetic currents; especially the therapeutic production of heat in tissues in order to form coagulation
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- n. a method of physical therapy that involves generating local heat in body tissues by high-frequency electromagnetic currents
dia- + -thermy (Wiktionary)