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overhaul

verb [T] uk   /ˈəʊ.və.hɔːl/ us    /ˈoʊ.vɚ.hɑːl/
to repair or improve something so that every part of it works as it should: I got the engine overhauled. The government plans to overhaul the health service.Correcting and mendingEditing and compiling
overhaul
noun [C] uk   us  
I took my motorbike in for an overhaul.Correcting and mendingEditing and compiling
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