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  Words related to remedy

Related / Similar Words: redress, remediation, curative, cure, relieve, rectify, remediate, repair, amend

 

Definition:
  • act of correcting an error or a fault or an evil;
  • a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain;
  • provide relief for; "remedy his illness";
  • set straight or right; "remedy these deficiencies"; "rectify the inequities in salaries"; "repair an oversight";

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

     

    Part Meronyms: treatment

     

    Derivational Morphology: rectify, remediate, repair, amend, right, compensate, redress, correct, bring around, cure, heal, relieve, curative, reparation, amends, remediation, correction, rectification, rectifier

     

     
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