restorative

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restorative

anything that restores or revives, esp a drug or agent that promotes health or strength
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Let me urge you to take a restorative, Miss Temple,” said Edwards respectfully; “your frame will sink else.
She was not so materially cast down, however, but that a little time and the return of Harriet were very adequate restoratives.
But woman will never take the most obvious restorative, and Rosalind presently recovered without the brandy.
The effect of the restorative began to show itself.
Her unwillingness to quit her mother was her only restorative to calmness; and at the moment of parting her grief on that score was excessive.