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Definition 1: easing the severity of a pain or a disease without removing the cause - [noun denoting act]

(palliation is a kind of ...) the act of reducing something unpleasant (as pain or annoyance)

"he asked the nurse for relief from the constant pain"

Definition 2: to act in such a way as to cause an offense to seem less serious - [noun denoting act]

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(palliation is a kind of ...) the act of decreasing or reducing something

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