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Antidote

Remedy for poison or evil

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Astringent

Substance that shrinks tissues and checks flow of blood

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Astringent adj

Severe; stern

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Benign

Not dangerous

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Convalesce

Recover health after illness

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Convalescent

Person recovering from sickness

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Fester

Form pus; rankle; putrefy

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Hypochondriac

One who is morbidly anxious about personal health

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Immunity

Resistance to a disease

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Immunize

Make immune

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Lesion

Injury; hurt

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Malignant

Deadly; dangerous

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Morbib

Gruesome

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Pestilential

Morally harmful

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Regimen

Set of rules

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Salubrious

Healthful

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Sebaceous

Greasy; secreting sebum

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Therapeuctic

Curative

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Toxic

Poisonous

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Unguent

Salve; ointment

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Viral

Caused by a virus

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Virulent

Extremely poisonous

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Virus

Disease causing subtance