Remedy

  • 1 remedy — rem·e·dy 1 n pl dies: the means to enforce a right or to prevent or obtain redress for a wrong: the relief (as damages, restitution, specific performance, or an injunction) that may be given or ordered by a court or other tribunal for a wrong if… …

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  • 2 Remedy — may refer to:Music* Remedy (David Crowder Band album), an album by the Christian worship group David Crowder Band * Remedy (album), an album by British house duo Basement Jaxx *Remedy (rapper), an American rapper affiliated with the Wu Tang Clan… …

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  • 3 remedy — rem‧e‧dy [ˈremdi] noun remedies PLURALFORM [countable] a way of dealing with a problem: • The company will vigorously pursue all legal remedies against anyone interfering with its rights. • a structural remedy for poor productivity and quality… …

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  • 4 Remedy UK — is a pressure group representing junior doctors in the United Kingdom. The organisation was set up by four junior doctors in 2007 to campaign against UK government led medical training reforms known as Modernising Medical Careers(MMC) and their… …

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  • 5 remedy — n Remedy, cure, medicine, medicament, medication, specific, physic are comparable when they mean something prescribed or used for the treatment of disease. Remedy applies to a substance or treatment that is known or regarded as effective in… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 6 Remedy — Rem e*dy (r?m ? d?), n.; pl. {Remedies} ( d?z). [L. remedium; pref. re re + mederi to heal, to cure: cf. F. rem[ e]de remedy, rem[ e]dier to remedy. See {Medical}.] [1913 Webster] 1. That which relieves or cures a disease; any medicine or… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 Remedy — Rem e*dy, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Remedied} ( d?d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Remedying}.] [L. remediare, remediari: cf. F. rem[ e]dier. See {Remedy}, n.] To apply a remedy to; to relieve; to cure; to heal; to repair; to redress; to correct; to counteract.… …

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  • 8 Remedy — (engl. für „Heilmittel“) bezeichnet den finnischen Computerspiele Entwickler Remedy Entertainment den US amerikanischen Softwareentwickler Remedy Corporation, bis zur Übernahme durch BMC Hersteller des Action Request System den US amerikanischen… …

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  • 9 Remedy — Rémedy: Remedy (альбом) дебютный альбом группы Basement Jaxx. Remedy Entertainment финский разработчик видеоигр …

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  • 10 remedy — (n.) early 13c., from Anglo Fr. remedie, O.Fr. remede, from L. remedium a cure, remedy, medicine from re , intensive prefix (or perhaps literally, again ), + mederi to heal (see MEDICAL (Cf. medical)). The verb is attested from early 15c. Related …

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  • 11 remedy — [n] cure, solution antidote, assistance, biologic, corrective, counteractant, counteraction, counteractive, counteragent, countermeasure, counterstep, cure all*, drug, elixir, fix, improvement, medicament, medicant, medicine, panacea,… …

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  • 12 remedy — ► NOUN (pl. remedies) 1) a medicine or treatment for a disease or injury. 2) a means of counteracting or eliminating something undesirable. 3) a means of legal reparation. ► VERB (remedies, remedied) ▪ make good (an undesirable situation); re …

    English terms dictionary

  • 13 remedy — [rem′ə dē] n. pl. remedies [ME remedie < Anglo Fr < OFr remede < L remedium < re , again + mederi, to heal, akin to medicus: see MEDICAL] 1. any medicine or treatment that cures, heals, or relieves a disease or bodily disorder or… …

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  • 14 remedy — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 treatment/medicine ADJECTIVE ▪ effective, good ▪ common, popular ▪ Ginger is a popular remedy for morning sickness. ▪ traditional …

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  • 15 remedy — 01. Ginger tea is an excellent [remedy] for colds. 02. The President s advisor suggested the [remedy] for the economic problems is a tax cut. 03. Many people these days are looking for natural [remedies] to illnesses. 04. The best [remedy] I have …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 16 remedy — rem|e|dy1 W3 [ˈremıdi] n plural remedies [Date: 1200 1300; : Anglo French; Origin: remedie, from Latin remedium, from mederi to heal ] 1.) a way of dealing with a problem or making a bad situation better = ↑solution ▪ The problems in our schools… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 remedy — n. 1) to resort to a remedy 2) to prescribe a remedy 3) (legal) to pursue a (legal) remedy 4) (legal) to exhaust all (legal) remedies 5) a certain, reliable, sure; effective, efficacious remedy 6) a cold; cough remedy 7) a folk; homeopathic… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 18 remedy — The means by which a right is enforced or the violation of a right is prevented, redressed, or compensated. Long Leaf Lumber, Inc. v. Svolos, La.App., 258 So.2d 121, 124. The means employed to enforce a right or redress an injury, as… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 19 Remedy — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Remedy >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 remedy remedy help redress Sgm: N 1 anthelmintic anthelmintic Sgm: N 1 antidote antidote antifebrile antipoison counterpoison antitoxin antispasmodic …

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  • 20 remedy — I UK [ˈremədɪ] / US noun [countable] Word forms remedy : singular remedy plural remedies ** 1) a) a solution to a particular problem Pericles foresaw that peace would lead to unemployment, and among his remedies was a public building programme.… …

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