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cure-all

(kyo͝or′ôl′)
n.
A remedy that cures all diseases or evils; a panacea.
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First the `green revolution', and now the `gene revolution', is promoted as the cure-alls for world hunger.
Remember: Computers can only assist; they aren't cure-alls.
He does not believe either balanced budgets or deficits are cure-alls, although in the current debate his thinking would incline him most against those who urge a balanced budget amendment.
As committed professionals, we must educate the public concerning the consequences of selecting shortsighted options or alternatives that are touted as cure-alls when it comes to some of the very complex issues surrounding custody and care for the mentally ill inmate.
They traveled the length and breadth of the land, huckstering cure-alls for every conceivable disease known and unknown.
Clearly, there was sound common sense behind many of these old fashioned sayings and cure-alls.
Pharmacists and quacks offered their wares for sale on every street corner amid a growing clamour in the developing industrial age for effective cure-alls at the infancy of modern medicine.
I know these magic cure-alls have been around for ages, but this one really does work.