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healing

Definitions of healing
  1. noun
    the natural process by which the body repairs itself
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    convalescence, recovery, recuperation
    gradual healing (through rest) after sickness or injury
    conglutination, union
    healing process involving the growing together of the edges of a wound or the growing together of broken bones
    lysis
    recuperation in which the symptoms of an acute disease gradually subside
    rally
    a marked recovery of strength or spirits during an illness
    type of:
    activity, bodily function, bodily process, body process
    an organic process that takes place in the body
  2. adjective
    tending to cure or restore to health
    “her gentle healing hand”
    synonyms: alterative, curative, remedial, sanative, therapeutic
    healthful
    conducive to good health of body or mind
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