Synonyms of remedial


1. remedial, bettering (vs. worsening)

usage: tending or intended to rectify or improve; "a remedial reading course"; "remedial education"

2. curative, healing(predicate), alterative, remedial, sanative, therapeutic, healthful (vs. unhealthful)

usage: tending to cure or restore to health; "curative powers of herbal remedies"; "her gentle healing hand"; "remedial surgery"; "a sanative environment of mountains and fresh air"; "a therapeutic agent"; "therapeutic diets"

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Definition and meaning of remedial (Dictionary)