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Something that bolsters up, reinvigorates, encourages, etc., esp. in a difficult situation. 2, record 1, English, - shot%20in%20the%20arm
Ottawa spring home show, a shot in the arm. 1, record 1, English, - shot%20in%20the%20arm
Le Salon de l'habitation d'Ottawa est le stimulant du printemps [...] est l'événement revivifiant du printemps, revitalisant du printemps. 1, record 1, French, - stimulant
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