Meliorate

Definition of Meliorate

Mel´io`rate   Pronunciation: mēl´yô`rāt
v. t.1.To make better; to improve; to ameliorate; to soften; to make more tolerable.
[imp. & p. p. Meliorated (mēl"yô*rā`tĕd); p. pr. & vb. n. Meliorating.]
Nature by art we nobly meliorate.
- Denham.
The pure and benign light of revelation has had a meliorating influence on mankind.
- Washington.
v. i.1.To grow better.

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