remedy

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remedy

any drug or agent that cures a disease or controls its symptoms
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KT Tunstall turned to a local remedy to help her conquer the Andes.
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.