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English definition of “curative”

curative

adjective uk   /ˈkjʊə.rə.tɪv/ us    /ˈkjʊr.ə.t̬ɪv/
able to cure or cause to get better: Do you believe in the curative powers of the local mineral water?Recovering from illness
(Definition of curative from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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