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English definition of “remedy”

remedy

noun [C]     /ˈrem.ə.di/
B2 a successful way of curing an illness or dealing with a problem or difficulty: an effective herbal remedy for headaches The best remedy for grief is hard work.Medicine in different formsSolving and solutions legal remedy specialized a way of solving a problem or ordering someone to make a payment for harm or damage they have caused, using a decision made in a law court: We have exhausted all possible legal remedies for this injustice.Court cases, orders and decisions
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