to salve

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Any thing or action that soothes or heals
to resolve (a difficulty); to refute (an objection); to harmonize (an apparent contradiction)

He which should hold it more rational to make the whole Universe move, and thereby to salve the Earths mobility, is more unreasonable.

An astronomical term meaning to save (the appearances or the phenomena); to explain (a celestial phenomenon); to account for (the apparent motions of the celestial bodies)
To explain away; to mitigate; to excuse
To salvage
{n} a plaster, help, remedy, cure
{v} to help or save by a salve, to cure
Hail! To say "Salve"
To heal; to remedy; to cure; to make good; to soothe, as with an ointment, especially by some device, trick, or quibble; to gloss over
An ointment, cream or balm with soothing, healing or calming effects
save from ruin, destruction, or harm
If you do something to salve your conscience, you do it in order to feel less guilty. I give myself treats and justify them to salve my conscience. = ease
Salve is an oily substance that is put on sore skin or a wound to help it heal. a soothing salve for sore, dry lips. = balm. a substance that you put on sore skin to make it less painful. salve your conscience if you do something to salve your conscience, you do it to make yourself feel less guilty
apply a salve to, usually for the purpose of healing
Anything or action that soothes or heals
To calm or assuage
anything that remedies or heals or soothes; "he needed a salve for his conscience"
To save, as a ship or goods, from the perils of the sea
A soothing remedy or antidote
Hail! To say "Salve" to; to greet; to salute
anything that remedies or heals or soothes; "he needed a salve for his conscience" apply a salve to, usually for the purpose of healing
{f} soothe, calm, relieve; remedy, cure, heal; salvage, save from destruction, rescue
to; to greet; to salute
{i} balm, healing ointment; remedy, curative, anything that soothes or heals
To heal by applications or medicaments; to cure by remedial treatment; to apply salve to; as, to salve a wound
An adhesive composition or substance to be applied to wounds or sores; a healing ointment
semisolid preparation (usually containing a medicine) applied externally as a remedy or for soothing an irritation
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