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θεραπεία θεραπεύω

I.a waiting on, service, θ. θεῶν service done to the gods, divine worship, Plat.
2.service done to gain favour, a courting, paying court, θ. τῶν ἀεὶ προεστώτων Thuc.; ἐν πολλῇ θεραπείᾳ ἔχειν to court one's favour, id=Thuc.
II.of things, a fostering, tending, nurture, care, τοῦ σώματος Plat.
2.medical treatment, service done to the sick, tending, Thuc., Plat.
III.of animals or plants, a rearing or bringing up, tendance, id=Plat. collective sense, a body of attendants, suite, retinue, Hdt., Xen.

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