- Relating to chemotherapy.
* * *che·mo·ther·a·peu·tic -.ther-ə-'pyüt-ik also che·mo·ther·a·peu·ti·cal -i-kəl adj of, relating to, or used in chemotherapyche·mo·ther·a·peu·ti·cal·ly -i-k(ə-)lē advchemotherapeutic or chemotherapeutical n an agent used in chemotherapy
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