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  Definition of remedy
  1. act of correcting an error or a fault or an evil
  2. a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain
  3. provide relief for; "remedy his illness"
  4. set straight or right; "remedy these deficiencies"; "rectify the inequities in salaries"; "repair an oversight"
Similar Words: redress, remediation, curative, cure, relieve, rectify, remediate, repair, amend

 

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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