[ hee-ling ]
/ ˈhi lɪŋ /
curing or curative; prescribed or helping to heal.
growing sound; getting well; mending.
the act or process of regaining health: a new drug to accelerate healing.
Words nearby healing
Origin of healing
OTHER WORDS FROM healingheal·ing·ly, adverbself-heal·ing, adjectiveun·heal·ing, adjective
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Examples from the Web for self-healing
But the time such a self-healing proceeding would occupy might be ruinous.Desperate Remedies|Thomas Hardy
He soon hit upon a device to lessen his self-healing labors.Miss Ravenel's conversion from secession to loyalty|J. W. de Forest
These forces are the self-propelling and self-healing forces of the creative mood.The Lost Art of Reading|Gerald Stanley Lee
British Dictionary definitions for self-healing
- the act or instance of healing onself
- (as modifier)the self-healing process
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