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mitigate

verb [T]  us   /ˈmɪt̬·ɪˌɡeɪt/
to make something less severe or less unpleasant: Getting a lot of sleep and drinking plenty of fluids can mitigate the effects of the flu.
Translations of “mitigate”
in Chinese (Traditional) 使緩和, 減輕(危害等)…
in Russian смягчать, уменьшать…
in Turkish hafifletmek, azaltmak, dindirmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使缓和, 减轻(危害等)…
in Polish łagodzić…
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