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  • n. That who or which alleviates.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who, or that which, alleviates.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who or that which alleviates, lightens, or mitigates.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. remedy that alleviates pain without curing
  • n. a therapist who makes suffering more endurable


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