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Definition of the adjective alleviative
What does alleviative mean as an attribute of a noun?
- moderating pain or sorrow by making it easier to bear
Alternative definition of the adjective alleviative
- That alleviates pain; palliative
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for alleviative
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by Paul Zollo
abusive accumulative accusative acquisitive active adaptive addictive additive adhesive adjective adjudicative adjunctive administrative admissive adoptive adversative affective affirmative afflictive agglutinative aggressive alleviative.
by Random House
accumulative, administrative, agglutinative, alleviative, alliterative, appreciative , argumentative, assimilative. associative, authoritative, coagulative, commemorative, commiserative, communicative, confederative, cooperative, corroborative, ...
Nuttall's spelling bee guide, condensed from Nuttall's standard pronouncing dictionary, Warne's ed (1876)
by P Austin Nuttall
Alleviative, al- U-ve-a-tiv — palliative ; mitigating. Alliaceous, al-le-a'-shus — pertaining to garlic.
The Gentlemlen's Lexicon; Or, A Pocket Dictionary, Containing Nearly Every Work in the English Language (1835)
Being Also Particularly Adapted to the Use of Academies and Schools by William Grimshaw
alleviative. AL'EEY. s. A narrow walk or Street. ALLIANCE. s. State of being allied. ALLIGATION. s. Act of binding together; the arithmetical rule which teaches ...
A Complete Encyclopaedic Lexicon, Literary, Scientific and Technological by John Ogilvie
A Pronouncing Lexicon of the English Language
ALLEVIATIVE, ii-tiv, a., palliative. — s., that -vhich mitigates. ALLEY, al'-le, s , a narrow passage. | ALL-FOURS, awl-foarz', s., a game | at ...
Containing Nearly Every Word in the English Language, and Exhibiting the Plurals of Nouns and the Participles of Verbs; Being Also Particularly Adapted to the Use of Academies and Schools
alleviative. ALLEY. s. A narrow walk or Street. ALLIANCE. s. State of being allied. ALLIGATION. s. Act of binding together; the arithmetical rule which teaches ...
The Encyclopedia Americana (1903)
A General Dictionary of the Arts and Sciences, Literature, History, Biography, Geography, Etc., of the World; Editor-in-chief, Frederick Converse Beach ... Managing Editor, Forrest Morgan ... Assistant Editors, Nathan Haskell Dole ... Edward Thomas Roe ... Thomas Campbell Copeland ... by Frederick Converse Beach, Forrest Morgan, George Edwin Rines, E. T. Roe, Nathan Haskell Dole, Thomas Campbell Copeland
The disease is chronic and the treatment purely alleviative. See ARTHRITIS; RHEUMATISM. Arthro'dia. See Jom'rs. Ar'thromere. See MORPHOLOGY.
A Dictionary of Medicine Including General Pathology, General Therapeutics, Hygiene, and the Diseases Peculiar to Women and Children (1884)
by Sir Richard Quain (bart.)
The local treatment of eczema should be alleviative in the acute forms and stages of the affection, and stimulant in its chronic forms.
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Scrabble value of A1L1L1E1V4I1A1T1I1V4E1
The value of this 11-letter word is 17 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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