Definitions for "Palliation"
Keywords:  alleviate, cure, symptom, relief, ease
Mitigation; alleviation, as of a disease.
Relief from the pain of disease.
The relief of disease symptoms.
Keywords:  cloaks, disguised, covered
That which cloaks or covers; disguise; also, the state of being covered or disguised.
The act of palliating, or state of being palliated; extenuation; excuse; as, the palliation of faults, offenses, vices.
to act in such a way as to cause an offense to seem less serious