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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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According to party and family sources, the meeting at the Zardari House in Dubai on Monday was held in an attempt to mend fences between Bilawal and Zardari.
Now is the time to mend fences and rebuild frayed ties with our friends in the Gulf.
EASTENDERS (7:30pm BBC1) LAUREN is home, all ready to make a fresh and sober start but she's finding it very hard to mend fences with her old friends.
Over the past years, Hamas and Fatah attempts to reach reconciliation have failed, however, recently the two ruling Palestinian factions have been trying to mend fences following the PA's successful status upgrade in the United Nations and Hamastriumphover Israel in the latest Israeli escalation on Gaza.
Reports said the judges departed the meeting unhappy but a group of MPs visited with them later on in a bid to mend fences.
AFTER locking horns with the BJP on the issues of the presidential election and a ' secular' Prime Minister, the Janata Dal- United ( JD- U) on Saturday sought to mend fences with its coalition partner in Bihar.
The Reservoir Toffs were in Paris to mend fences with Sarkozy after Cameron left him furious with his veto of a new EU treaty to save the single currency.
In Berlin, Mrs Merkel sought to mend fences with London by saying it was "beyond doubt for me that Great Britain will in future continue to be an important partner in the European Union".
In Berlin, Mrs Merkel sought to mend fences with London by saying it was "beyond doubt for me Great Britain will in future continue to be an important partner in the EU".
A flurry of quiet diplomacy ensued, culminating in Baird's visit to the Gulf state this week to try to mend fences.
Sadr expressed thanks to the Emir of Qatar for the cooperation, interaction and love of dialogue to mend fences.