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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

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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