cure cure  /ˈkjʊr/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain
  2. (v) provide a cure for, make healthy again
  3. (v) prepare by drying, salting, or chemical processing in order to preserve
  4. (v) make (substances) hard and improve their usability
  5. (v) be or become preserved

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Usage(s):

  1. A procedure that replaces faulty genes in the blind might hold cures for all kinds of genetic diseases and for cancer.
  2. Researchers have discovered how the cold sore virus hides in the body, which may be the key to a permanent cure.
  3. A patient in Berlin appears free of HIV two years after the procedure, but bitter disappointments on the road to a cure make specialists skeptical.

News

  1. Flatulence Remedy | “Ultimate Flatulence Cure” Instructs People How to Get Rid of Their Flatulence Fast – V-kool

    Ultimate Flatulence Cure created by Joseph Arnold is a new book that provides people with an effective flatulence remedy, and detailed instructions on how to get rid of this condition fast and naturally. A full Ultimate Flatulence Cure review on the site Vkool.com indicates if this book is worth buying. (PRWeb June 13, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/flatulence-remedy ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. CURE Childhood Cancer Gala to be held Friday

    A special fundraiser will be held Friday to benefit the CURE Childhood Cancer Association...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: News 10 NBC Rochester

  3. The First Real Cure in the $25 billion Asthma Market?

    The First Real Cure in the $25 billion Asthma Market?        
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Motley Fool

Quotes

  1. "It is the first time in the history of civilization in which the carriers of a genuine plague have not been isolated from the general population, and in which this deadly disease for which there is no cure is being treated as a civil rights issue...
    on Dec 11, 2007 By: Mike Huckabee Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. "Scientists believe these tiny cells may have the potential to help us understand, and possibly cure, some of our most devastating diseases and conditions," Obama said at the signing ceremony.
    on Mar 9, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Los Angeles Times

  3. "We must recognize that government intervention is not a cure-all," Bush said. "Our aim should not be more government. It should be smarter government."
    on Nov 13, 2008 By: President Bush Source: International Herald Tribune

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