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noun formal modification pronunciation in British English /ˌmɒdɪfɪˈkeɪʃ(ə)n/
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  1. 1
    [countable/uncountable] a small change to something, especially to a machine, system, or plan

    The new proposals need some modification.

    modification to:

    A minor modification to the aircraft’s door has been made.

    modification of:

    The board has requested modifications of the rules.

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