Ameliorate

Definition of Ameliorate

A`mel´io`rate
v. t.1.To make better; to improve; to meliorate.
[imp. & p. p. Ameliorated ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Ameliorating.]
In every human being there is a wish to ameliorate his own condition.
- Macaulay.
v. i.1.To grow better; to meliorate; as, wine ameliorates by age.

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