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Synonyms for alterative

tending to cure or restore to health

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The incident led to rail services between Bootle New Strand and Southport on the Hunts Cross line being suspended yesterday afternoon, with Merseyrail advising passengers to find alterative forms of transport as it tried to arrange replacement buses.
The Sent From Coventry album flew off shelves" Said Johnnie, "I think it sold 8,000 copies in a week and it went to No 8 in Alterative charts.
The only alterative to gas to provide these essentials is electricity, which, as our gas runs out, its use will have to increase exponentially as wind will never provide more than a few per cent.
During the construction period, commuters will be able to use the alterative road that connects Industrial Area Road to Wholesale Market Street as shown in the attached map.
The rest of the book presents four unit plans that pair traditional and alterative texts to explore issues of class, race, gender, and power.
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.
The candidate said that he is the only one that offered an alterative model to the current order, and added that if he wins, he will
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 new application approval allows surgeons to use the device as a minimally invasive and potentially safer alterative to open chest surgery for the treatment of thoracic aortic transection and other lesions.
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.
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.