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ameliorate

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Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] melior (better)

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Verb

Infinitive
to ameliorate

Third person singular
ameliorat

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
es

to ameliorate (third-person singular simple present ameliorat, present participle es, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) To make better, to improve; to heal or solve a problem.
    They offered some compromises in an effort to ameliorate the situation.

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