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amendatory

[uh-men-duh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee]
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  1. serving to amend; corrective.
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Origin of amendatory

1780–90, Americanism; < Late Latin ēmendātōrius (with a- for e- from amend). See emendator, -tory1
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amendatory

adjective
  1. US serving to amend; corrective
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