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  Words related to cure

Related / Similar Words: remedy, curative, bring around, heal

 

Definition:
  • a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain;
  • provide a cure for, make healthy again; "The treatment cured the boy''s acne"; "The quack pretended to heal patients but never managed to";
  • prepare by drying, salting, or chemical processing in order to preserve; "cure meats"; "cure pickles";
  • be or become preserved; "the apricots cure in the sun";
  • make (substances) hard and improve their usability; "cure resin";

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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, recuperate, dun

     

    Entailments: treat, care for

     

    Part Meronyms: treatment

     

    Derivational Morphology: bring around, heal, remedy, relieve, therapist, healer, curative, hardening, solidifying, solidification, set, curing

     

    Anagrams: ecru

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 治療   Dutch: behandeling and genezen  
    Finnish: parannus and parantaa   French: traitement and traiter  
    German: Heilung and kurieren   Greek: θεραπεύσει and θεραπεία  
    Hebrew: לרפא and מרפא   Italian: cura and curare  
    Japanese: 治療   Korean: 치료  
    Latin: remedium and sanare   Portuguese: cura and curar  
    Russian: вылечить and лечение   Spanish: cura and curar  
    Swedish: bota and kur  
     
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