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patch sb/sth up

phrasal verb with patch uk   us   /pætʃ/ verb
to give ​basicmedicalcare to someone that ​helps them ​temporarily: If you've ​cutyourhand, the ​first-aider will ​patch you up.
(Definition of patch sb/sth up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “patch sb/sth up”
in Chinese (Simplified) 给…提供基本(或临时)的治疗,给…草草包扎…
in Chinese (Traditional) 為…提供基本(或臨時)的治療,為…草草包紮…
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