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Cure

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.

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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(14) In considering whether to use HAART during the period of EPOCH therapy, we were concerned that overlapping toxicities and unpredictable pharmacokinetic interactions could lead to impaired curative potential of the EPOCH regimen.
Curative factors are important because they help young people move into the realm of happiness, hopefulness, self-belief, and pride.
Under the traditional method with curative allocations, no such allocation could be made for the year to give the noncontributing partners their expected capital loss; there is, however, a carryover of the potential curative allocation until the partnership has other capital losses sufficient to cover it.
Under the Traditional Method with Curative Allocations, XY may allocate to Y an additional $3,000 of tax depreciation from Machine B, that otherwise would have been allocated to X, because the ceiling rule creates a $3,000 disparity between Y's book and tax capital accounts.
Federal regulations forbid any statement about "curative or therapeutic effects if such statement is untrue in any particular or tends to create a misleading impression." But the bureau's interpretation says that "all therapeutic claims, regardless of their truthfulness, |are~ inherently misleading and particularly deceptive in view of the possible social effect of encouraging the consumption of alcoholic beverages by those who for psychological or physical reasons are adversely affected thereby." (Emphasis added.)
AP Singh on Saturday told the Patiala House Court that a curative petition might be filed by the convicts challenging the capital punishment given to them by the Apex court.
The local health system has various cadres trained in the preventive and curative services.The health personnel are trained to complement one another at various levels.
PROCEDURAL ERROR LAWYER ( RAJU RAMACHANDRAN): There is a procedural error in the listing of the dismissed curative petition which was pointed out by Justice Kurian Joseph as judges who heard the review plea were not part of the bench which heard the curative petition.
Offers a variety of amine and polyol-based curative and chain extenders for elastomers.
In a retrospective multicenter study of 201 patients, positive staining for human telomerase reverse transcriptase (hTERT) in the nucleolus was associated with a twofold higher relative risk of dying after curative resection for hepatic colorectal metastases; the increase was statistically significant (J.
The regulations recognize that curative allocations may cause the total of the partners' shares of depreciation to exceed the amount of depreciation recapture recognized at the partnership level.