cured cured  /ˈkjʊrd/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) freed from illness or injury
  2. (adj) (used of rubber) treated by a chemical or physical process to improve its properties (hardness and strength and odor and elasticity)
  3. (adj) (used of concrete or mortar) kept moist to assist the hardening
  4. (adj) (used of hay e.g.) allowed to dry
  5. (adj) (used especially of meat) cured in brine
  6. (adj) (used of tobacco) aging as a preservative process (`aged' is pronounced as one syllable)

Usage(s):

  1. Nor is it clear that Huetter's claim to have cured his patient is yet justified.
  2. One reason why homosexuals are so rarely cured is that they rarely try treatment.
  3. I don't think anyone ever knows whether he or she is cured.

News

  1. Teddy Bear Clinic will take place Saturday

    BULLHEAD CITY — Broken legs and arms, cuts, bruises and all other ailments will be cured this Saturday during the Teddy Bear Clinic inside the new Mohave Walk-In Clinic from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Mohave Daily News

  2. Research and Markets: Radiation Cured Products: UV Cured Powder Coatings Emerge Victorious in Eco-Friendly Race ...

    Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Radiation Cured Products - Global Strategic Business Rep
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Global Radiation Cured Products Industry

    NEW YORK, June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Global Radiation Cured Products Industry http://www.reportlinker.com/p0119488/Global-Radiation-Cured-Products-Industry.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Adhesive_and_Sealant ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

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