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heal

verb

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1 to restore to a healthy condition
  • a low-fat vegetarian diet, moderate exercise, and stress management help heal a diseased heart
  • heal the sick

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2 to become healthy and strong again after illness or weakness
  • most of the soldiers could go home while they were still healing from their wounds

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3 to bring about recovery from
  • time heals all wounds, even those of the heart

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The first known use of heal was before the 12th century

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“Heal.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/heal. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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