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English definition of “salve”

salve

noun     /sælv/ US  /sæv/ old-fashioned
[C or U] a liquid or cream used to treat an injured, sore, or dry place on your bodySpecific medicines and drugsSpecific types of drug [S] something that makes you feel better about a difficult situationSolving and solutions
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