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Definitions and Synonyms of healing | Another word for healing | What is healing?

Definition 1: the natural process by which the body repairs itself - [noun denoting process]

(healing is a kind of ...) an organic process that takes place in the body

"respiratory activity"

(... is a kind of healing ) gradual healing (through rest) after sickness or injury

(... is a kind of healing ) healing process involving the growing together of the edges of a wound or the growing together of broken bones

Definition 2: tending to cure or restore to health - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where healing or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • curative powers of herbal remedies
  • her gentle healing hand
  • remedial surgery
  • a sanative environment of mountains and fresh air
  • a therapeutic agent
  • therapeutic diets

Synonyms for healing in the sense of this definition

(healing is similar to ...) conducive to good health of body or mind

"a healthful climate" "a healthful environment" "healthful nutrition" "healthful sleep" "Dickens's relatively healthful exuberance"

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