Sticking to this new diet is challenging, but sipping on water throughout the day allays hunger pangs.
I was worried about the increased crime in my neighborhood, but this new home security system allays my fears.
In bronchitis with profuse expectoration the use of morphine is particularly dangerous, as it is likely to check the cough so necessary for getting rid of the secretion, but in the converse condition it usefully allays the harassing cough by diminishing the excitability of the respiratory centre.
Slippery elm quickly stops violent diarrhea and allays even convulsive vomiting.
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