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Synonyms for curative
ˈkyʊər ə tɪvcu·ra·tive

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. remedy, curative, cure, therapeuticadjective

    a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain

    therapeutic, cure, redress, remedy, remediation


  2. curative, healing(p), alterative, remedial, sanative, therapeuticadjective

    tending to cure or restore to health

    "curative powers of herbal remedies"; "her gentle healing hand"; "remedial surgery"; "a sanative environment of mountains and fresh air"; "a therapeutic agent"; "therapeutic diets"


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. curativeadjective

    remedial, sanatory

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. curativeadjective

    remedial, sanatory

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  1. List of paraphrases for "curative":

    remedial, therapeutic, healing, treatment, cure

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  1. Freddie Bray:

    Effective and resource-sensitive preventative and curative interventions are pertinent for cancer diagnosis, tailored integration into health planning can serve to reduce the global burden of cancer and narrow the evident cancer inequities between transitioning and transitioned countries observed today.

  2. Toni Choueiri:

    The biggest message here is that if you need treatment for your cancer that could be curative -- surgery, radiation, some sort of chemotherapy -- you really still should have it, i really worry about the next two to three months when we're open, when we're more safe, and a patient is saying,' Well my stage three kidney cancer that needs surgery or my acute leukemia that needs chemotherapy, I'm going to delay until next year,'.

  3. Freddie Bray:

    The burden of cancer incidence and mortality is rapidly growing worldwide, and reflects both aging and growth of the population, as well as changes in the prevalence and distribution of the main risk factors for cancer, several of which are associated with socioeconomic development, effective and resource-sensitive preventative and curative interventions are pertinent for cancer diagnosis.

  4. Malina Malkani:

    There's really not a lot of evidence either supporting of the health claims that are made about alkaline water or refuting the claims, it's one of those fads that people are making all kinds of claims about, Malina Malkani know,' It's a miracle cure, and it's a curative for so many different things, and it can boost Malina Malkani metabolism and prevent cancer,' and there's just a lot we don't know.

  5. Rita Sorrenti:

    We had room for all social classes : elegant bourgeois ladies, young apprentices, old men, masons and even tramps queued outside, they wanted a curative pedicure, our specialty.

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