melioration definition

  • noun:
    • The act or means of improving something or the condition to be enhanced.
    • a noticable difference.
    • The linguistic process by which a word during a period of time expands much more raised in meaning or even more good in connotation.
    • An improvement, improvement or amelioration
    • the procedure in which a phrase gains an even more positive connotation in the long run
    • The act or procedure of meliorating, or perhaps the state to be meliorated; improvement.
    • The act or means of making or becoming better; improvement; amelioration.
    • plural In Scots legislation, improvements created by a tenant upon the home that he rents, as well as that he is within certain instances eligible for compensation through the landlord.
    • the work of relieving ills and changing the much better
    • a condition more advanced than an early on condition
    • the linguistic procedure for which during a period of time a word expands much more good in connotation or more elevated in meaning

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