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amendment

noun [C, U]
 
 
/əˈmendmənt/
a change in the words of a document, or the process of doing this: to make an amendment to the human rights lawLegislation and law-makingAdapting and modifying ChangingAdapting and attuning to somethingEditing and compilingCorrecting and mendingPublishing
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