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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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According to the transmission system, tire curing press is mainly divided into mechanical curing press and hydraulic curing press.
Axcelis representatives will be available to discuss the RapidCure FC and UV assisted curing applications during SEMICON Japan on December 6-8.
Today, chemically-bonded resins are, as a group, the most widely used binders owing to their excellent repeatability, resistance to defects, and rapid curing.
Photonic curing technology is positioned to revolutionize the speed at which printed electronic materials are processed," said Steve Leach, CEO of NovaCentrix.
Peroxide initiators for curing polyesters processed by contact molding (hand lay-up, spray-up, filament winding), cold molding, pultrusion, and other methods.
David Fagerlie has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of the American Tinnitus Association, the nation's foremost organization committed to curing tinnitus.
These earlier entrants required long curing times and expensive bulk dispensing systems.
NASDAQ: ACLS) has secured two new customer placements for its RapidCure FC film curing system.
The Accu-Cure Ultraviolet Curing & Drying Unit is engineered for high-speed curing of vinyls, polyesters, paper and other substrates.
Like busy dental office schedules filling so quickly, so go the number of new choices dentists have to make when it comes to light curing units.
Sabina is a brilliant Russian Jew whose intellect and beauty captivate Jung such that he's falling in love with her even as he's curing her.