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remedy

any drug or agent that cures a disease or controls its symptoms
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Led by Houston Mayor Annise Parker, ordinance proponents say it's a local remedy to fight discrimination and would bring Houston - the biggest city in Texas - in line with dozens of states and major cities with similar measures in place.
However, the BOI defended its position, claiming that the US has agreed to a dispute resolution mechanism where local remedy will be sought first before opting for a state-to-state resolution or taking the matter to the international court of arbitration.
The local remedy is to behead the suspect corpse, to open its heart and let the large quantities of blood flow out.