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mend

(mĕnd)
v. mended, mending, mends
v.intr.
a. To improve in health or condition: The patient is mending well.
b. To heal: The bone mended in a month.

mend′a·ble adj.
mend′er n.
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But Singapore's own ties with China hit turbulence for several months last year after Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong angered Beijing by making a private trip to Taiwan just before he assumed the premiership, but both sides have since mended fences.
O Se mended fences with O'Keeffe with the strength and sincerity of his apology and Kerry will resume training tonight in preparation for the championship.
mended fences Monday over the prefecture's protest against the company's use of deep-sea water from Toyama Prefecture in its ''happoshu'' low-malt beer-like liquor, Kochi Gov.