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salve
used in The Souls of Black Folk

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

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anything that eases pain or anxiety; or the act of doing such
  • The North—her co-partner in guilt—cannot salve her conscience by plastering it with gold.
    Chapter 3 (95% in)

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