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remedial

  
1       adj   Remedial education is intended to improve a person's ability to read, write, or do mathematics, especially when they find these things difficult.  
usu ADJ n  
...children who required special remedial education...     
2       adj   Remedial activities are intended to improve a person's health when they are ill.  
FORMAL   usu ADJ n  
He is already walking normally and doing remedial exercises.     
3       adj   Remedial action is intended to correct something that has been done wrong or that has not been successful.  
FORMAL   usu ADJ n  
Some authorities are now having to take remedial action.     
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remedy, remodel, reed, repeal

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o.
Cyber extremism is resorting any measure of imposing predetermined ideology using any online platform, beyond the norms of existing common social way of life
[Leg.];[Tech.] basis of cyber terrorism
o.
Cyber extremism is resorting any measure of imposing predetermined ideology using any online platform, beyond the norms of existing common social way of life
[Leg.];[Tech.] basis of cyber terrorism
id.
Extreme and undesirable circumstances or situations can only be resolved by resorting to equally extreme and radical actions
The prime minister stated: 'Drastic times call for drastic measures' in order to justify the extremely unpopular austerity actions introduced by the government during the recession
n.
Cybersecurity are measures of adopt of technologies, processes and practices aim to protect computers, networks and digital data from attack.
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