Significado de “palliative” - Diccionario inglés

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palliativenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈpæl.i.ə.tɪv/ us /ˈpæl.i.ə.t̬ɪv/

specialized medical a drug or medical treatment that reduces pain without curing the cause of the pain

formal something that makes a problem seem less serious but does not solve the problem or make it disappear:

We want long-term solutions, not short-term palliatives.
palliative
adjective uk us specialized

palliative care

(Definición de palliative de Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)