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salve
used in Nine Stories

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Definition
a cream or liquid put onto skin to make it feel better or heal

or:

anything that eases pain or anxiety; or the act of doing such
  • On the sub-main floor of the hotel, which the management directed bathers to use, a woman with zinc salve on her nose got into the elevator with the young man.
    1 — A Perfect Day for Bananafish (94% in)

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