Definition of pain-relieving in English:

pain-relieving

Syllabification: pain-re·liev·ing

adjective

  • (Of medication) alleviating pain: patients are given a pain-relieving drug an hour before surgery
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    • When someone occupies a hospital bed they no longer need it delays the pain-relieving treatment of another patient.
    • Immediately after a back injury or a flare-up of back pain, doctors recommend pain-relieving and anti-inflammatory medications such as aspirin and other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.
    • Patients are made as comfortable as possible, with bed rest, pain-relieving medications, and hot packs to help relieve the pain of extreme muscle tightness.

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