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betterment

noun bet·ter·ment \ˈbe-tər-mənt\

: the act or result of making something better

Full Definition of BETTERMENT

1
:  a making or becoming better
2
:  an improvement that adds to the value of a property or facility
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Examples of BETTERMENT

  1. working for the betterment of the lives of working people

First Known Use of BETTERMENT

1598
BETTERMENT Defined for Kids

betterment

noun bet·ter·ment \ˈbe-tər-mənt\

Definition of BETTERMENT for Kids

:  the act or result of making something more satisfactory :  improvement <Workers sought the betterment of working conditions.>

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