Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The treatment of disease by electricity.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The treatment of disease by electricity.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Treatment of disease by electricity; electrotherapeutics.

Etymologies

electro- + -pathy (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • While the case pertained specifically to electropathy and electro-homeopathy, the panel had looked into other systems also and come to the conclusion that no system other than those which were already recognised could be approved on the ground that they did not satisfy even some of the basic requirements.

    Reiki, acupuncture fail to get official nod

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