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English definition of “remedial”

remedial

adjective (TO IMPROVE)    /rɪˈmiː.di.əl/
formal describes an action intended to correct something that is wrong or to improve a bad situation: to take urgent/immediate remedial action The bill requires owners to undertake remedial work on dilapidated buildings.Making things betterBecoming better formal describes exercises that are intended to improve someone's health when illRecovering from illness
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