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remedial

adjective

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1 serving to raise or adjust something to some standard or proper condition
  • took a remedial math course over the summer so he'd be ready for algebra the following school year

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2 tending to cure disease or restore health
  • unfortunately, with a cold virus, there are few remedial measures besides fluids and rest

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The first known use of remedial was in 1651

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“Remedial.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/remedial. Accessed 21 November 2019.

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