Definition of radiotherapist in English:

radiotherapist

noun

  • See radiotherapy

    • ‘Because of problems with radiotherapy machines, some patients were having to wait 12 weeks for treatment after first seeing the radiotherapist.’
    • ‘The medical oncologist and radiotherapist should arrange the appropriate delivery of chemotherapy and radiotherapy.’
    • ‘The book was written for practicing and teaching pathologists, but it should also be appealing to radiologists, medical and surgical oncologists, and radiotherapists.’
    • ‘The choice of radiotherapy regimen was left to the local radiotherapist, but the two regimens shown in previous trials to have good palliative effect were recommended.’
    • ‘After consultation with a radiotherapist, it was decided to commence a six week course of radiotherapy as there was a potential danger of compression of the spinal cord.’

Pronunciation

radiotherapist

/ˌreɪdɪə(ʊ)ˈθɛrəpɪst/