healverb [ I or T ]us uk /hiːl/
- I've broken my leg, but the doctor says that it's a clean break, so it should heal easily.
- The wound healed, but the redness remained for a long time.
- Do stop picking at that spot, or it will never heal.
- People believed that the bones of St Swithin had the power to heal the sick.
- It can take months for a torn muscle to heal.
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