Etymology
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restorative (adj.)

"capable of restoring health or strength," late 14c., restoratif, from Old French restoratif, restauratif, from restorer (see restore) or from Medieval Latin restaurativus.

restorative (n.)

mid-15c., "food or medicine which restores health or strength," from restorative (adj.), or from Medieval Latin restaurativum "a restorative," noun use of the neuter of restorativus.

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Definitions of restorative
1
restorative (n.)
a medicine that strengthens and invigorates;
Synonyms: tonic
restorative (n.)
a device for treating injury or disease;
Synonyms: corrective
2
restorative (adj.)
tending to impart new life and vigor to;
Synonyms: renewing / reviving / revitalizing / revitalising
restorative (adj.)
promoting recuperation;
restorative effects of exercise
Synonyms: recuperative
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