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amendment

noun

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a change designed to correct or improve a written work
  • the article as written requires only one factual amendment

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The first known use of amendment was in the 13th century

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“Amendment.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/amendment. Accessed 24 Feb. 2020.

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