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noun [countable] remedy pronunciation in British English /ˈremədi/
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pluralremedies

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  1. 1
    a solution to a particular problem
    Pericles foresaw that peace would lead to unemployment, and among his remedies was a public building programme.
    remedy for: There are no miraculous remedies for learning difficulties.
    1. a.
      legal a solution to a disagreement
      When there is a nuisance, the law provides a legal remedy by way of injunction or damages.
  2. 2
    a cure for pain or a minor illness
    homeopathic/herbal remedies
    remedy for: Comfrey seems to have been a remedy for all ills.

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