Definition of radiotherapeutic in English:

radiotherapeutic

adjective

See radiotherapy

‘Changes in use of chemotherapeutics and alterations of radiotherapeutic regimes may change survival of patients and are of interest in patients with either limited or advanced disease.’
  • ‘In the radiotherapeutic range, high-energy electron beams penetrate less than high-energy x-ray beams.’
  • ‘The emerging evidence that locoregional treatment affects mortality is persuasive, and efforts to optimise the surgical and radiotherapeutic management of this common disease should have a high priority.’
  • ‘As discussed above, these series must be interpreted carefully in light of the substantial heterogeneity in surgical and radiotherapeutic technique.’
  • ‘Chemotherapeutic and radiotherapeutic strategies induce apoptosis, so escape from programmed death signals is important.’

Pronunciation

radiotherapeutic

/ˌrādēōˌTHerəˈpyo͞odik/ /ˌreɪdioʊˌθɛrəˈpjudɪk/