lenitive

[ len-i-tiv ]SEE DEFINITION OF lenitive

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And in the hospital of the mind, the lenitive and fostering measures have a still larger share in the work of a moral restoration.

Not in a state of lenitive pain, sanative, and in some degree encouraging, but in a condition of incipient mortification.

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