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 for Fadge
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Fadge \Fadge\ (f[a^]j), v. i. [Cf. OE. faden to flatter, and AS.
     f[=e]gan to join, unite, G. f["u]gen, or AS. [=a]f[ae]gian to
     depict; all perh. form the same root as E. fair. Cf. Fair,
     a., Fay to fit.]
     To fit; to suit; to agree.
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           They shall be made, spite of antipathy, to fadge
           together.                                --Milton.
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           Well, Sir, how fadges the new design ?   --Wycherley.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Fadge \Fadge\, n. [Etymol. uncertain.]
     A small flat loaf or thick cake; also, a fagot. [Prov. Eng.]
     --Halliwell.
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