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patch

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1 a small area that is different (as in color) from the main part
  • a black cat with a small patch of white next to her nose
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patch

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to put into good shape or working order again
  • Patch the tire and it'll be as good as new.
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mend, repair, patch, rebuild mean to put into good order something that is injured, damaged, or defective. mend implies making whole or sound something broken, torn, or injured.
    • mended the torn dress
repair applies to the fixing of more extensive damage or dilapidation.
    • repaired the back steps
patch implies an often temporary fixing of a hole or break with new material.
    • patch worn jeans
rebuild suggests making like new without completely replacing.
    • a rebuilt automobile engine

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