Definitions for remedialrɪˈmi di əl

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(5.00 / 1 vote)

  1. remedial(adj)

    tending or intended to rectify or improve

    "a remedial reading course"; "remedial education"

  2. curative, healing(p), alterative, remedial, sanative, therapeutic(adj)

    tending to cure or restore to health

    "curative powers of herbal remedies"; "her gentle healing hand"; "remedial surgery"; "a sanative environment of mountains and fresh air"; "a therapeutic agent"; "therapeutic diets"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. remedial(Adjective)

    curative; providing a remedy

  2. remedial(Adjective)

    intended to correct or improve deficient skills in some subject

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Remedial(adj)

    affording a remedy; intended for a remedy, or for the removal or abatement of an evil; as, remedial treatment

  2. Origin: [L. remedialis.]

Translations for remedial

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  • hjelpe-, bøtende, legende, helbredendeNorwegian

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