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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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Although technical school training is preferred by employers, some musical instrument repairers and tuners begin learning their trade on the job as assistants.
IAG has also introduced the Road to Gold I-CAR Certification for Motor Partner Repairers.
He said risk of blast was not far from expectation regarding the wide scale oil and gas leakage and the team of repairers managed to control the incident as such a success could not be gained without careful planning of the repaiers.
Department of Labor (2014) reports compensation facts current as of 2012 for computer, ATM, and office machine repairers.
A single question survey regarding the "Overall Experience Score" is sent immediately following vehicle pickup, then followed by the multi-question survey, which asks additional questions about the customer's repair experience, such as quality, service, whether the customer was kept informed, whether the vehicle was ready when promised, and whether the customer would recommend the collision repairer and carrier.
The 14 car companies were found to be indulging in practices resulting in denial of market access to independent repairers as the latter were not provided access to branded spare parts and diagnostic tools which hampered their ability to provide services in the aftermarket for repair and maintenance of cars.
You need to be aware of the importance of health and safety, be able to If you have good hand-eye co-ordination and attention to detail, a career as a shoe repairer may appeal.
The group's accident repair centre at the Eslington Park dealership in Gateshead, has been presented with the Approved Network Repairer Award from ersonal and commercial lines insurer Covea Insurance.
More than a hundred businesses were affected and a clock repairer from Derby was soon on his way to reset the clock.
In August, the Army Ordnance School instructors also taught reclassification classes for repairers at Fort Carson, Colorado, and Fort Riley, Kansas.
Milford Haven Ship Repairers services the requirements of the Port, one of the largest in northern Europe.
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.