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chemo

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Pronunciation: /ˈkiːməʊ
 
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Definition of chemo in English:

noun

[mass noun] informal
Chemotherapy: after nine months of chemo, her hair has grown in again
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  • Mastectomies, chemo and radio therapy were the norm and there was no way of telling which treatment would work best.
  • Lance visited the laboratory eight months after finishing chemo.
  • For a few months before he started chemo, he would cry himself to sleep and I'd go into his room and cuddle with him.

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