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  Words related to melioration

Related / Similar Words: amelioration, betterment, improvement

 

Definition:
  • the act of relieving ills and changing for the better;
  • the linguistic process in which over a period of time a word grows more positive in connotation or more elevated in meaning;
  • a condition superior to an earlier condition; "the new school represents a great improvement";

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    Hyponyms: betterment, development, reformation, renovation, restoration, refurbishment

     

    Derivational Morphology: better, improve, amend, ameliorate, meliorate

     

    Anagrams: nonremittal, nonmaterial

     

     
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