paliativo

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Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Paliar (to palliate) + -t- + -ivo (-ive), from Medieval Latin palliare (to cloak), from Latin pallium (a cloak)

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

paliativo m (feminine paliativa plural paliativos feminine plural paliativas; comparable)

  1. (medicine) palliative (reducing progression and relieving symptoms)

Noun[edit]

paliativo m (plural paliativos)

  1. (medicine) a palliative medicine

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Paliar (to palliate) + -t- +‎ -ivo (-ive), from Medieval Latin palliare (to cloak), from Latin pallium (a cloak)

Adjective[edit]

paliativo m (feminine paliativa, masculine plural paliativos, feminine plural paliativas)

  1. (medicine) palliative

Noun[edit]

paliativo m (plural paliativos)

  1. (medicine) palliative