Meaning of “modification” in the English Dictionary

"modification" in American English

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modificationnoun [ C/U ]

us /ˌmɑd·ə·fɪˈkeɪ·ʃən/

something that is changed slightly, esp. to improve it or make it more acceptable or less extreme:

[ U ] behavior modification
[ C ] Several modifications have been made in the proposals.

(Definition of “modification” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"modification" in Business English

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modificationnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˌmɒdɪfɪˈkeɪʃən/ us

a change to something, usually to improve it:

Modification of the firmware to run more programs is fairly simple.
slight/minor modification The press release is ready apart from a couple of slight modifications.

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