Medical Dictionary

heal

vt \ˈhē(ə)l\

Definition of HEAL

1
:  to make sound or whole especially in bodily condition
2
:  to cure of disease or disorder <heal injured tissues>
intransitive verb
1
:  to return to a sound state <the wound heals>
2
:  to effect a cure
heal·er \ˈhē-lər\ noun
April 01, 2015
diapause Hear it
a period of physiological dormancy
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