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  • It may be that if we knew more of such strange afflictions we might be the better able to alleviate their intensity.
  • While we were talking, and when I was glad to believe that I had alleviated (if I may use such a term) the shock he had had in seeing me, Richard came in.
  • I never lie down at night but I know that in the course of that day he has alleviated pain and soothed some fellow-creature in the time of need.

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  • Regular massage will help to alleviate the pain.
  • She wants to save the planet and alleviate poverty at the same time.

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