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amendatory

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adjective amen·da·to·ry \ə-ˈmen-də-ˌtȯr-ē\

Definition of amendatory



Examples of amendatory in a sentence

  1. <a bill of rights was seen as a much-needed amendatory supplement to the national constitution>



Origin and Etymology of amendatory

amend + -atory (as in emendatory)


First Known Use: 1764


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amendatory

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adjective amen·da·to·ry \ə-ˈmen-də-ˌtōr-ē\

Legal Definition of amendatory

  1. :  intended or serving to amend <an amendatory endorsement>




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