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restorative

anything that restores or revives, esp a drug or agent that promotes health or strength
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As the steward ascended while talking, by the time he had ended his speech he appeared on the rock with the desired restoratives, exhibiting the worn-out and bloated features of a man who had run deep in a debauch, and that lately.
These are not fruits forbidden; no interdict Defends the touching of these viands pure; Their taste no knowledge works, at least of evil, But life preserves, destroys life's enemy, Hunger, with sweet restorative delight.
Vesey, is charitably attending on her with restorative tea.
There were restoratives on the table; the room was made as airy as possible, and was darkened, and was very orderly and quiet.
When restoratives had been applied several of the men regained consciousness, and then the whole story was told.
The good-natured locksmith was still patting her on the back and applying such gentle restoratives, when a message arrived from Mrs Varden, making known to all whom it might concern, that she felt too much indisposed to rise after her great agitation and anxiety of the previous night; and therefore desired to be immediately accommodated with the little black teapot of strong mixed tea, a couple of rounds of buttered toast, a middling-sized dish of beef and ham cut thin, and the Protestant Manual in two volumes post octavo.
He next had recourse to the administration of potent restoratives, such as screwing the patient's thumbs, smiting her hands, abundantly watering her face, and inserting salt in her mouth.
She was not so materially cast down, however, but that a little time and the return of Harriet were very adequate restoratives.
Ways to expand interagency collaboration and offer more flexible support for vulnerable groups were key themes in submissions about new guidelines to support phase three of ACTs restorative justice scheme.
Many turn to yoga's restorative properties as physical therapy, building every muscle group as they progress through challenging movements.
Researchers and practitioners in sociology, social work, and social theory seek to bridge the field of restorative justice and the critical social theory tradition.
M2 EQUITYBITES-November 27, 2017-Align Technology plans to expand restorative digital workflow solutions

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