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See definition of reparative on Dictionary.com
  • as inamendatory
  • as incurable

synonyms for reparative

  • bettering
  • emendatory
  • improving
  • rectifying
  • reformative
  • reformatory
  • restorative
  • correctable
  • amenable
  • capable
  • corrigible
  • healable
  • improvable
  • mendable
  • not hopeless
  • not too bad
  • restorable
  • subject to cure
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How to use reparative in a sentence

A reparative period of about four days follows, and then a period of quiescence until the next menstruation commences.
ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
What has been done has been reparative, and all in the best taste.
A BOOK OF THE WEST. VOLUME I DEVONS. BARING-GOULD
No doubt this was the boon by which the reparative Chamber would signalise its joyous advent.
HISTORY OF THE COMMUNE OF 1871P. LISSAGARY
Sleep and quiet are essential features of nature's reparative process.
THE EUGENIC MARRIAGE, VOL 2 (OF 4)W. GRANT HAGUE
This reparative power is possessed by some other animals, of which the starfishes and crustacea are the most familiar instances.
SEA MONSTERS UNMASKED AND SEA FABLES EXPLAINEDHENRY LEE
Beyond this phagocytic action, they do not appear to play any direct part in the reparative process.
MANUAL OF SURGERYALEXIS THOMSON AND ALEXANDER MILES
Cartilage being a non-vascular tissue, the reparative process goes on slowly, and it may be many weeks before it is complete.
MANUAL OF SURGERYALEXIS THOMSON AND ALEXANDER MILES
This modification of the reparative process can be best studied clinically in a recent wound which has been packed with gauze.
MANUAL OF SURGERYALEXIS THOMSON AND ALEXANDER MILES
An unhealthy or devitalised condition of the patient's tissues also hinders the reparative process.
MANUAL OF SURGERYALEXIS THOMSON AND ALEXANDER MILES
If we are asked, Is such or such a disease a reparative process?
THE LIFE OF FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE VOL. 1 OF 2EDWARD TYAS COOK
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WORDS RELATED TO REPARATIVE

  • bettering
  • emendatory
  • improving
  • rectifying
  • reformative
  • reformatory
  • reparative
  • restorative
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.