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cure
British English: /kjʊə/
, /kjɔː/
American English: /kjʊr/

Translation of cure in French:

noun

  • 3 [figurative] (solution)
    for pour
    the situation is beyond cure
    la situation est irrémédiable

transitive verb

  • 1 (Medicine)
    (disease, patient) of de
  • 2 [figurative]
    (bad habit, person) of de
    (unemployment, inflation, shortage)
    the economy is cured of inflation
    l'économie est débarrassée de l'inflation

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