lenitive

[n] - remedy that eases pain and discomfort
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Lenitive

• (n.) A medicine or application that has the quality of easing pain or protecting from the action of irritants. • (n.) That which softens or mitigates; that which tends to allay passion, excitement, or pain; a palliative. • (a.) Having the quality of softening or mitigating, as pain or acrimony; assuasive; emollient. • (n.) A m...
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lenitive

noun remedy that eases pain and discomfort
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Lenitive

Len'i·tive (-tĭv) adjective [ Confer French lénitif . See Lenient .] Having the quality of softening or mitigating, as pain or acrimony; assuasive; emollient.
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Lenitive

Len'i·tive noun [ Confer French lénitif .] 1. (Medicine) (a) A medicine or application that has the quality of easing pain or protecting from the action of irritants. (b) A mild purgative; a laxative. 2. That which softens or mitigates; that which tends ...
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lenitive

1. <medicine> A medicine or application that has the quality of easing pain or protecting from the action of irritants. A mild purgative; a laxative. ... 2. That which softens or mitigates; that which tends to allay passion, excitement, or pain; a palliative. 'There is one sweet Lenitive at least for evils, which Nature holds out; so I took i...
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lenitive

soothing; laxative; mitigating
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lenitive

Type: Term Pronunciation: len′i-tiv Definitions: 1. Soothing; relieving discomfort or pain. 2. Rarely used term for a demulcent.
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