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  Words related to curative

Related / Similar Words: remedy, cure, healing(p), alterative, remedial, sanative, therapeutic

 

Definition:
  • a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain;
  • tending to cure or restore to health; "curative powers of herbal remedies"; "her gentle healing hand"; "remedial surgery"; "a sanative environment of mountains and fresh air"; "a therapeutic agent"; "therapeutic diets";

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    Hyponyms: acoustic, antidote, counterpoison, emetic, vomit, vomitive, nauseant, lenitive, lotion, application, magic bullet, ointment, unction, unguent, balm, salve, palliative, alleviant, alleviator, panacea, nostrum, cure-all, preventive, preventative, prophylactic

     

    Part Meronyms: treatment

     

    Derivational Morphology: bring around, cure, heal, remedy, relieve

     

     
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