amendatory

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a·men·da·to·ry

 (ə-mĕn′də-tôr′ē)
adj.
Serving or tending to amend; corrective.
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amendatory

(əˈmɛndətərɪ; -trɪ)
adj
US serving to amend; corrective
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a•mend•a•tory

(əˈmɛn dəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i)

adj.
serving to amend; corrective.
[1780–90, Amer.; < Late Latin ēmendātōrius (with a- for e- from amend). See emend, -tory1]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.amendatory - effecting amendmentamendatory - effecting amendment; "added amendatory phrases to the text"
bettering - changing for the better
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amendatory

adjective
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Legislators were in Springfield for the final week of the Fall Veto Session, taking action on measures vetoed or amendatorily vetoed by the governor.
dale fowler HARRISBURG -- Legislators were in Springfield for the final week of the Fall Veto Session, taking action on measures vetoed or amendatorily vetoed by the governor.