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anodyne
used in Howards End

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Definition
a medicine used to relieve pain

or:

something soothing, comforting or mild so as not to upset
  • The anodyne of muddledom, by which most men blur and blend their mistakes, never passed Leonard's lips— "And if I drink oblivion of a day, So shorten I the stature of my soul."
    Chapter 41 (31% in)

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