amended

adjective
amend·​ed | \ ə-ˈmen-dəd How to pronounce amended (audio) \

Definition of amended

: changed or modified especially to make a correction or improvement filed an amended tax return … the House passed the amended bill …— Paul K. Longmore Dig a hole … . Amend the backfill soil with 50 percent peat, set the plant in the hole, fill in with the amended soil, and mulch well around the plant.— Jim McCausland

First Known Use of amended

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Amended.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/amended. Accessed 10 Apr. 2021.

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