amendatory


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a·men·da·to·ry

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

amendatory

(əˈmɛndətərɪ; -trɪ)
adj
US serving to amend; corrective

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]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.amendatory - effecting amendmentamendatory - effecting amendment; "added amendatory phrases to the text"
bettering - changing for the better

amendatory

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