from The Century Dictionary.

  • Curing; curative; restorative; soothing.
  • noun A covering.
  • noun The act or process of making or becoming whole, sound, or well.
  • noun Cure; the means of making whole.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Tending to cure; soothing; mollifying

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The process where the cells in the body regenerate and repair themselves.
  • noun An act of healing, as by a faith healer.
  • noun The psychological process of dealing with a problem or problems.
  • verb Present participle of heal.

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

  • adjective tending to cure or restore to health
  • noun the natural process by which the body repairs itself


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