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 singular paliativa, masculine 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 singular paliativa, masculine plural paliativos, feminine plural paliativas)

  1. (medicine) palliative

Noun[edit]

paliativo m ‎(plural paliativos)

  1. (medicine) palliative