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Synonyms for alterative

tending to cure or restore to health

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Therefore, he wrote, there is no alterative but to boycott the ballot.
The two currently licensed systems as well as alterative companies have been invited to bid for the license to use their technology at each of the tournaments, with a final decision set to be made in April.
In Brazilian traditional medicine Arctium lappa has been reported to relieve gastrointestinal symptoms while in western herbal medicine it is usually considered more as an alterative and depurative than an anti-inflammatory.
According a report by the Sabah daily, the EuSYM is looking for alterative ways to prevent cheating on general exams.
Venison offers consumers a healthy alterative to red meat.
Satisfaction among some health plan members may be low enough that an alterative, direct retail model could become more attractive than traditional wholesale purchasing by employers," he said in a statement.
The terse statement from Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong Lei did not disclose details of the talks between Beijing's Ambassador in Qatar, Zhang Zhiliang, and Mustafa Abdel Jalil, the Chairman of the Council that is trying to offer itself as a credible temporary alterative to embattled Gaddafi.
He said: " What I don't recommend is any sort of knee jerk reaction that we have seen in the past because there is no alterative to dialogue with Pakistan.
Last year, airlines collectively lost GBP130 million per day on the 63,000 flights that were cancelled, thousands of travellers spent millions of pounds finding alterative transport links home and the amount of holidays cut short is countless.
Mohammed Sharaf, the firm's CEO told Al Arabiya news channel: "We have $3 billion worth of liquidity ready, but that does not mean that we don't study for after 2012," suggesting that it can fund expansion until at least the end of next year, before it has to consider alterative financing.
We will form an alterative government only after ensuring the stability factor," state Congress president Pradeep Balmuchu said in the state capital Ranchi after meeting Farook.
Faisal, 23, a singer/guitarist from Segaiya, near Zinj, will be performing an self- composed song with an alterative rock and bluesy beat.
ISLAMABAD, April 20, 2009 (Frontier Star) -- On the directives of Federal Government, the Capital Development Authority (CDA) has found an alterative place to construct Jamia Hafsa that was demolished after military operation in Lal Masjid.
Apartment building owners and property managers, and hotel / motel owners use this business to restore bathroom tubs, sinks and various types of countertops as an alterative to major replacement work.
As with many alterative world histories the potential for actuality is remote but nevertheless a possibility.