amelioration


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a·me·li·o·ra·tion

(ă-mēl-ē-ō-rā'shŭn),
Improvement; moderation in the severity of a disease or the intensity of its symptoms.
[L. ad, to, + melioro, to make better]

a·me·li·o·ra·tion

(ă-mēl-ē-ō-rā'shŭn)
Improvement; moderation in the severity of a disease or the intensity of its symptoms.
[L. ad, to, + melioro, to make better]

amelioration

A reduction in severity. A partial recovery.
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De meme, la filiale de Suez a evoque l'amelioration de la marge de distribution grace a la compensation tarifaire de l'eau meme si la redevance contractuelle a augmente.
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He described upon the arrival the purpose of his visit the amelioration of bilateral relations.
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