al|le|vi|a|tion


al|le|vi|a|tion
al|le|vi|a|tion «uh LEE vee AY shuhn», .
1. the act of alleviating: »

the alleviation of taxes.

2. the condition of being alleviated; relief.
3. something that alleviates: »

His friend's sympathy was an alleviation of his grief.


Useful english dictionary. 2012.