Ameliorative - definition, transcription

Amer.  |əˈmiːljəˌreɪtɪv|
Brit.  |əˈmiːljərətɪv|

adjective

- tending to ameliorate (syn: ameliorating, amelioratory, meliorative)

Examples

trying to ameliorate the suffering of people who have lost their jobs

This medicine should help ameliorate the pain.

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