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(do something) a treat

To do something very well, adeptly, or satisfactorily. Primarily heard in UK. After we oiled up the chain a bit, that old bike worked a treat. My daughter's singing went down a treat with the family members gathered at our house for Christmas. Wow, this suit fits a treat! It makes such a difference going to a tailor.
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treat someone (for something) (with something)

to attempt to cure someone's illness, injury, or disease with something. The doctor treated me for the flu with aspirin. It didn't work, but it was cheap. They treated him for his broken bones. Ann treated him with the appropriate therapy.
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The timing and process of termination should be discussed by both treaters, and responsibilities for follow-up and recurrent symptoms should be made explicit, Dr.
Heat Treaters - An austempering process is designed by the heat treater to produce the desired mechanical properties specified by the customer.
The treater offers low gas consumption, eliminates electrode breakage and automatically adjusts treatment air gap.
German manufacturer of corona treaters and flame treaters.
Tender notice number : CIPET_HO/PUR./TEN.02/2017-18/SINGLE LAYER EXTRUSION BLOWN FILM UNIT WITH CARONA TREATER
WHY YOUR NEXT SURFACE TREATER SHOULD BE AN ENERCON.
A new 3D air plasma surface treater is said to deliver up to 200% more surface activation than comparable systems.
Tender notice number : CIPET_HO/Pur./TEN.05/2015-16/SINGLE LAYER EXTRUSION BLOWN FILM UNIT WITH CARONA TREATER
Had the company installed an Enercon corona treater, it would have safeguarded against these problems.
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With the DT[+.sup.2] corona treater, you see not only high definition corona, but you generate 40 percent more power without additional kilowatts.
The process units envisaged are Delayed Coker Unit (1.7 MMTPA), Coker Gas Oil Treater Unit (1.4 MMTPA), Coker LPG Treater Unit (70 TMTPA).