Meaning of “codicil” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “codicil” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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codicilnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkəʊdɪsɪl/ us

LAW an instruction which is added to a will (= document stating what should be done with a person's possessions after their death):

If she adds a codicil and leaves some of her assets to our children, will the inheritance tax liability be reduced?

(Definition of “codicil” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)