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remedial
used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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intended to remedy (fix) — especially a deficiency in education or health
  • Because of my weak spelling I was enrolled in an extra, remedial course, which was marginally insulting, and—also because of my spelling, and my often erratic performance when I was called upon in the classroom—I was asked to see the school psychiatrist once a week.
    p. 309.9

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