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repair

verb [T]
 
 
/rɪˈpeər/
to get something that is damaged or broken back into good condition, or to make something that is not working correctly work again: He recommended a local company that repairs computers.get/have sth repaired Breakdown cover is not expensive, if you compare the cost of getting your car repaired and possibly shipped back home. It is going to cost $5,000 to repair the damage caused by the storm.
to do something to make a bad situation better: The industry is still struggling to repair the damage of repeated scandals.
(Definition of repair verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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