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English definition of “alleviate”

alleviate

verb [T]     /əˈliːvieɪt/
to make problems or suffering less extreme : She's been given some tablets to alleviate the pain .Making things betterBecoming better
alleviation     /əˌliːviˈeɪʃən/ noun [U]
(Definition of alleviate verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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