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  Definition of Palliative
  1. remedy that alleviates pain without curing
  2. moderating pain or sorrow by making it easier to bear
Similar Words: alleviant, alleviator, alleviative, alleviatory, lenitive, mitigative, mitigatory

 

Derivational Morphology: relieve, alleviate, palliate, assuage

 

 
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