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palliate
used in To Kill a Mockingbird

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Definition
to make something less bad — especially pain or an offense
  • She was a less than satisfactory source of palliation, but she did give Jem a hot biscuit-and-butter which he tore in half and shared with me.
    p. 137.7
palliation = relief

(editor's note:  The suffix "-tion", converts a verb into a noun that denotes the action or result of the verb. Typically, there is a slight change in the ending of the root verb, as in action, education, and observation.)
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