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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 while McCartney has mended fences with Ono, there is somebody he says he can never forgive - Lennon's murderer, Mark Chapman.
In the same breath, the governor explained he had mended fences with President Karzai.
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.