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Relieve

To assist any overloaded member by any construction device, such as a discharging arch placed above an opening.
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relieve

To lighten a color in order to reduce its intensity.
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Underwood tied the franchise record for consecutive strikeouts by a reliever and became the first Cubs reliever to do it since Juan Cruz in 2003.
The Novel START trial demonstrates the effectiveness of Symbicort as an anti-inflammatory reliever to reduce the risk of asthma attacks in patients with mild disease, compared with the most commonly used asthma reliever.
In this trial, patients with mild asthma were randomised to receive either albuterol (a SABA reliever) taken as-needed, or budesonide (an ICS maintenance treatment) plus albuterol as-needed, or Symbicort Turbuhaler used as an anti-inflammatory reliever therapy taken as-needed.
Kimbrel's regular-season numbers are among the best ever for a reliever, but he struggled in the second half of last season and was bad in the playoffs for the Red Sox.
Drug-free pain relievers help to improve the quality of your life:Targeted treatment for your back, shoulders, joints and muscles
Hader led all Major League relievers with 143 strikeouts - the most in history by a left-handed reliever and tied for eighth all-time by all relievers - in just 81.1 innings pitched (36 H, 30 BB, 0.81 WHIP).
The most commonly abused pain relievers are oxycodone, oxycontin, hydrocodone, hydromorphone, and oxymorphone--each creates a euphoric sensation similar to heroin.
Then help them use their reliever inhaler and sit them in a comfortable position.
Reliever Jose Paulino allowed four hits and struck out eight in 4 2/3 innings to earn his first victory of the season.
New analysis from Asthma UK found that more than 22,000 people with asthma in the UK have been prescribed "long-acting" reliever inhalers in a way that is so unsafe their treatment would be seen as dangerous in the United States.
Analysis from Asthma UK found more than 22,000 people with asthma in the UK have been prescribed "long-acting" reliever inhalers in a way that is so unsafe, their treatment would be seen as dangerous in the US.
Worcester (14-5) held a 7-3 lead before Joe Breen crushed a two-run homer in the eighth off reliever Jack Riley.