cura-, cur-

(Latin: care, heal, cure; care for, give attention to, to take care of)

curatrix (s) (noun), curatrixes (pl)
1. A woman, or anything regarded as feminine, who aids in healing people's ailments.
2. A female superintendent or guardian.
3. A woman who has been appointed to the office as a keeper or custodian of a museum or other collection.
cure (s) (noun), cures (pl)
cure (verb), cures; cured; curing
cured (adjective), more cured, most cured
cureless (adjective), more cureless, most cureless
curing (s) (noun), curings (pl)
curio (KYOOR ee oh") (s) (noun), curios (pl)
1. An unusual and small object that is considered to be interesting or attractive: Susan's sister is very interested in looking for curios in secondhand shops whenever she visits small towns.
2. Etymology: Curio is an abbreviation, or a shortened form, of curiosity from Latin curiosus, "full of care, taking pains"; from cura, "care".
A rare object of art; a curiosity.
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Arousing interest because of being rare or weird.
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curiosity (s) (noun), curiosities (pl)
curious (adjective), more curious, most curious
curiously (adverb), more curiously, most curiously
inaccurate (adjective), more inaccurate, most inaccurate
inaccurately (adverb), more inaccurately, most inaccurately
incurability (s) (noun), incurabilities (pl)
1. The condition in which a healing is impossible: The patient was suffering from an incurable disease.
2. Incapable of being altered, as in disposition or habits.
incurable (adjective) (not comparable)
incurableness (s) (noun) (no plural)