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to make less severe or more bearable

Synonyms for alleviate

provide physical relief, as from pain

make easier

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There are few mortal misfortunes that I cannot alleviate or overcome.
Next he went on to say that the white lords from the Stars, looking down upon their country, had perceived its trouble, and determined, at great personal inconvenience, to alleviate its lot: That they had accordingly taken the real king of the Kukuanas, Ignosi, who was languishing in exile, by the hand, and led him over the mountains: That they had seen the wickedness of Twala's doings, and for a sign to the wavering, and to save the life of the girl Foulata, actually, by the exercise of their high magic, had put out the moon and slain the young fiend Scragga; and that they were prepared to stand by them, and assist them to overthrow Twala, and set up the rightful king, Ignosi, in his place.
Sildenafil citrate administered vaginally alleviates acute menstrual pain with no reported side effects.
The gold standard is what I'm on, Sinemet, which alleviates the symptoms of Parkinson's because it supplies dopamine.
2) Senior pro golfer Chi Chi Rodriguez wears magnetic insoles in his shoes, a controversial treatment that some say promotes circulation, alleviates muscle pain and aids in healing.
The bill alleviates for many professionals the problem created in 1986 when Congress deemed all rental real estate "passive" and dissalowed using losses from such activity to offset income from active real estate activities or any other income.
Though Resource (appendix) C alleviates this detraction to some degree by describing the complete process used in three participating organizations, one still might find the lack of chapter-to-chapter consistency distracting.
Automated software testing alleviates many risks, such as time-intensive testing processes and human error, ultimately enabling organizations to quickly deliver the highest quality applications to their customers.
Now, researchers have fabricated a drug that alleviates pain through a mechanism similar to that of THC, but without the side effects.
The combined group's natural catastrophe exposure has increased in 2006, adding potential volatility to its results, although the group's exposure protection combined with the improved diversification alleviates some of the concerns.
What we found is that it not only alleviates several clinical signs of ulcerative colitis - for example, it attenuates the damage that occurs in the colon tissues and colon epithelium, as well as the clinical signs like diarrhea and blood in stool.
Smart client technology - which combines the ease of deployment of Web-based thin clients and rich user interface and functionality of desktop-based client applications - significantly enhances the speed of customer deployment and maintenance updates as well as alleviates the need to manually install and configure software at the client site.
Finally, women no longer have to compromise beautiful confidence when wearing anti-perspirant: The new Dove Ultimate Clear Anti-Perspirant/Deodorant really alleviates white marks by staying on skin and not on clothes while providing outstanding odor and wetness protection.
We declare that the value of local knowledge permeates the entire outsourcing process as it not only alleviates cultural issues and barriers but it cements the negotiation process through the creation of relationships and partnerships.