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Overview of noun salve

The noun salve has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (1) ointment, unction, unguent, balm, salve

(semisolid preparation (usually containing a medicine) applied externally as a remedy or for soothing an irritation)

2. (1) salve

(anything that remedies or heals or soothes; "he needed a salve for his conscience")

Overview of verb salve

The verb salve has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. salvage, salve, relieve, save

(save from ruin, destruction, or harm)

2. salve

(apply a salve to, usually for the purpose of healing) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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