severity

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severity, to moderate in alleviate , extenuate , mitigate , palliate
(law) the reduction in severity of a punishment imposed by law commutation , re-sentencing
increasing in amount or severity cumulative
myositis characterized by weakness of limb and neck muscles and much muscle pain and selling accompanied by skin rash affecting cheeks and eyelids and neck and chest and limbs; progression and severity vary among individuals dermatomyositis
inappropriate and excessive reaction to an allergen (as pollen or dust or animal hair or certain foods); severity ranges from mild allergy to severe systemic reactions leading to anaphylactic shock hypersensitivity reaction
action of lessening in severity or intensity mitigation , moderation
easing the severity of a pain or a disease without removing the cause palliation
myositis characterized by weakness of limb and neck muscles and much muscle pain and swelling; progression and severity vary among individuals polymyositis
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