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repair

v. to restore to former condition or in some contracts to operational soundness. Contracts should spell out the repairs to be made and what the final condition will be. Example: roof repairs should be more than a half-baked patching to temporarily halt leaking.

repair

noun adjustment, alteration, amelioration, betterment, correction, cure, fixing, improvement, melioration, mending, overhaul, patching, reanimation, reassembling, reconditioning, reconstruction, recovery, rectification, reform, reformation, rehabilitation, remodeling, renewal, renovation, reorganization, restoration, resurrection, retouching, revival
Associated concepts: duty to repair, failure to keep in repair, opportunity to make repairs

repair

verb adjust, ameliorate, amend, brush up, condition, correct, cure, darn, fix, improve, make better, make good, make improvements, meliorate, mend, patch, piece, put in order, put into shape, put right, readjust, rebuild, recondition, reconstruct, rectify, redress, reficere, refit, reform, refresh, refurbish, rehabilitate, remedy, render better, renew, reparare, reshape, resurrect, retouch, retread, revamp, revive, right, service, tinker, touch up, vamp
Associated concepts: duty to repair
See also: change, correction, cure, emend, maintenance, meliorate, rectify, redress, reform, rehabilitate, rehabilitation, remedy, renew, renewal, renovate, reparation, restore, upkeep

repair

a new remedy open to consumers in the UK under regulations promulgated in 2002, where goods are supplied in breach of contract. The vendor has the choice to replace instead. This is additional to the traditional rules on breach of contract.
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New employees are trained on the job in two stages: first, they assist a senior repairer for about 6 months; second, they refine their skills performing repairs on their own for an additional 6 months.
However, the effect on repairers is the same loss or substantial decline of profit.
The campaign has been created by independent traders made up of vehicle repairers including body repair and roadside assistance specialists, parts distributors and suppliers of replacement components, tyres and batteries.
The boot repairers and adjoining cafe in the Tudor-style was in Ryder Street adjoining Stafford Street and facing the Victoria public house.
ELECTRIC POWER LINE INSTALLERS AND REPAIRERS WORK ON THE VAST NETWORK OF WIRES AND CABLES that provide customers with electric power.
He said he had recently been laid off as a property repairers but was planning to start a new job on March 5.
Michael Stone's dad was a watch and clock repairer - a craft that goes back centuries.
This is distinguishable from a situation in which a third-party repairer is authorized by the computer seller on an ongoing basis to make warranty repairs subject to the seller's control and specifications.
Tenders are invited for Annual Rate Contract For Transportation Of 66Kv Class Power Transformers, Loading, Unloading & Erection From One S/S To Other Or From One S/S To Repairers Works And From Repairer S Works To S/S Anywhere In Gujarat On As & When Required Basis.
A heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration repairer arrives at the first of his residential stops for the day.
tmcHUD090410cut) * ABOVE: Watch and clock repairer Harry Butterworth, of Carr Lane.
Bodywork Solihull, based at the Lode Lane Industrial Estate, has recently established itself as an approved repairer to automotive giant the Volkswagen Group.