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Definition of Salve
SalveSalve Salve, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Salved; p. pr. & vb. n.
Salving.] [AS. sealfian to anoint. See Salve, n.]
1. To heal by applications or medicaments; to cure by
remedial treatment; to apply salve to; as, to salve a
2. To heal; to remedy; to cure; to make good; to soothe, as
with an ointment, especially by some device, trick, or
quibble; to gloss over.
But Ebranck salved both their infamies With noble
What may we do, then, to salve this seeming
inconsistence? --Milton. SalveSalve Sal"ve, interj. [L., hail, God save you, imperat. of
salvere to be well. Cf. Salvo a volley.]
Hail! SalveSalve Salve, v. t. & i. [See Salvage]
To save, as a ship or goods, from the perils of the sea.
Salve Sal"ve (? or ?), v. t.
To say ``Salve' to; to greet; to salute. [Obs.]
By this that stranger knight in presence came, And
goodly salved them. --Spenser.
SalveSalve Salve (?; 277), n. [AS. sealf ointment; akin to LG.
salwe, D. zalve, zalf, OHG. salba, Dan. salve, Sw. salfva,
Goth. salb[=o]n to anoint, and probably to Gr. (Hesychius) ?
oil, ? butter, Skr. sarpis clarified butter. [root]155, 291.]
1. An adhesive composition or substance to be applied to
wounds or sores; a healing ointment. --Chaucer.
2. A soothing remedy or antidote.
Counsel or consolation we may bring. Salve to thy
Salve bug (Zo["o]l.), a large, stout isopod crustacean
([AE]ga psora), parasitic on the halibut and codfish, --
used by fishermen in the preparation of a salve. It
becomes about two inches in length.
Meaning of Salve from wikipedia
- A salve
is a medical ointment
used to soothe
of the body. Magnesium sulphate paste
is used as a drawing salve
to treat small boils
- The "Salve
Regina" (/ˌsælveɪ rəˈdʒiːnə/, Ecclesiastical
'Hail Queen'), also known
as the "Hail Holy Queen", is a Marian...
- Italy Salve
Regina, a Christian prayer
, a mountain Salve Kallevig
& Søn, a Norwegian shipping company
", a song by Tommy Guerrero Salve
- Shveta Salve
is an Indian television actress
and model, most known
as a runner-up of the dance reality
series, Jhalak Dikhhla
Jaa (Season 1). Born in...
- Harish Salve
is an Indian senior advocate
at the Supreme Court
of India. He served
as the Solicitor General
from 1 November
- Black salve
, also known
by the brand
name Cansema, is pseudoscientific alternative cancer
treatment. The product
cl****ified as an escharotic—a...
- Salve Regina University
) is a private university
in Newport, Rhode
Island. It accredited
by the New England Commission
of Higher Education
- Salve Jorge
(Literally: Hail George, International
title: English: Brave
Woman) is a Brazilian primetime telenovela created
by Glória Perez
- Narendra Kumar Salve
1921 – 1 April
2012) better known
as N. K. P. Salve
, was a veteran Indian politician
from Indian National
- Lip balm or lip salve
is a wax-like substance applied topically
to the lips to moisturize
and relieve chapped
or dry lips, angular
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