the work of reducing discomfort or whatever else unpleasant; easement
The act of alleviating; a lightening of body weight or extent; minimization; relief.
That which mitigates, or tends to make more tolerable.
The work of alleviating, The act of eliminating in part, lessening, mitigating, or making easier to be endured: as, the alleviation of taxes. The work of creating less by representation; extenuation: as, “alleviations of faults.” South.
what lessens, mitigates, or makes much more tolerable: since, the sympathy of a buddy is an alleviation of grief.
Synonyms Mitigation, palliation, relief.
the feeling which comes whenever anything burdensome is removed or decreased
the act of lowering some thing unpleasant (as pain or irritation)