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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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References in classic literature ?
So, as soon as the Scarecrow was mended, they decided to go with Diksey to the mine.
"Well, perhaps it isn't too late to mend a bit there.
On returning, he began to mend his pen as though he had not even noticed that I was there.