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The act of restoring health after injury or illness. Care, including medical and nursing services rendered to a sailor throughout a period of duty, pursuant to the principle that the owner of a vessel must furnish maintenance and cure to a sailor who becomes ill or is injured during service.

The right of a seller, under the Uniform Commercial Code (UCC), a body of law governing commercial transactions, to correct a delivery of goods that do not conform to contractual terms made to a buyer within the period specified by the contract in order to avoid a breach of contract action.

The actual payment of all amounts that are past due in regard to a default in such payments.


noun antidote, antipoison, antitoxin, assuager, balm, catholicon, corrective, counteractant, elixir, emollient, healing agent, medical treatment, medicament, method of treatment, palliative, panacea, recovery, recuperation, redress, relief, remedy, restoration to health, restorative, salve, sanatio, successful remedial treatment, therapeutic, tonic


verb ameliorate, apply a remedy, correct, doctor, effect a cure, heal, improve, make well, make whole, medicate, meliorate, mend, minister to, nurse, palliate, recall to life, reclaim, recover, rectify, recuperate, redeem, regenerate, rehabilitate, rejuvenate, relieve, relieve of something detrimental, remedy, renew, repair, restore, revive, revivify, right, salve, sanare, soothe, treat
Associated concepts: cured by verdict, curing defect, curing error, curing title, opportunity to cure
See also: change, correction, drug, help, meliorate, panacea, preserve, rectify, redress, reform, relieve, remedial statute, remedy, renew, repair, restore, treat, treatment

CURE. A restoration to health.
     2. A person who had quitted the habit of drunkenness for the space of nine months, in consequence of medicines he had taken, and who had lost his appetite for ardent spirits, was held to have been cured. 7 Yerg. R. 146.
     3. In a figurative sense, to cure is to remedy any defect; as, an informal statement of the plaintiff's cause of action in his declaration is cured by verdict, provided it be substantially stated.

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From a compounding perspective, using formulations that contain higher filler loadings will usually reduce the degree of compound shrinkage that occurs after cure (mold shrinkage) (refs.
If you look on the back of the radiometer it will instruct you to increase the cure time if the output is less than 400 mW/cm2.
First, it used the public's concern with the well-being of the West German family to argue that cures for ill mothers were a necessity, not a luxury.
The ratio of mass of available internally heated adhesive to the mass of the joint region must be kept relatively high for good cures.
Alcoholism Cure Foundation introduces "Cure Yourself", the $387 answer to this otherwise incurable disease.
Komen for the Cure with the sole purpose of furthering the organization's mission within a defined service area.
Coldbox" produced cores are made from binders which cure at room temperature using a gas catalyst.
STAR, a program developed by CURE and the National Disease Research Interchange (NDRI), a non-profit, federally-funded organization and nationwide leader in tissue procurement, provides a means of collecting invaluable human brain tissue resected during epilepsy surgery as a resource for researchers studying and developing treatments and cures for epilepsy.
Autism is increasing in prevalence, but its causes and cures have remained elusive," said Dr.
Flexane 80 liquid is a two component, medium-viscosity (10,000 cps) urethane compound that cures to a semi-rigid (hardness durometer A 87) rubber material that will return to its original shape after 650% elongation.
Since its inception in 1993, CaP CURE has funded more than $120 million over 1,000 projects in over 100 cancer research centers, and continues to search for sure cures and controls that will eliminate prostate cancer as a life-threatening illness for men and their families.
Post cures in air were evaluated at 150 and 175 [degrees] C at varying times.