uncured

adjective un·cured \ ˌən-ˈkyu̇rd \
|Updated on: 26 Jun 2018

Definition of uncured

: not cured: such as
a : not subjected to a preservative process
  • uncured meats/cheeses
b : not restored to health
  • an uncured patient
c : not remedied or eliminated
  • a disease that has gone uncured

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