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The meaning of the word alleviate is relieve.

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jurisdictionthe power, right, or authority to interpret and apply the law
zephyra breeze from the west
carnalrelating to or given to crude bodily pleasures and appetites
precariousdependent on chance circumstances, unknown conditions, or uncertain developments
imprudentnot prudent : lacking discretion, wisdom, or good judgment
confiscateappropriated by the government : forfeited
extenuateto lessen or to try to lessen the seriousness or extent of (something, such as a fault or offense) by making partial excuses : mitigate
equivocalsubject to two or more interpretations and usually used to mislead or confuse
panachean ornamental tuft (as of feathers) especially on a helmet