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curative

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of curative


curative

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of curative

  1. something that corrects or counteracts something undesirable the best curative for her depression might be volunteer work at a local animal shelter Synonyms antidote, corrective, cure, rectifier, remedy, therapeutic, therapyRelated Words cure-all, elixir, panacea; answer, solution; aid, help, relief, succor; balm, medicinal, medicine, palliative


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