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ameliorate

view main entry for ameliorateverb [transitive] very formal  /əˈmiliəˌreɪt/ 
American English pronunciation: ameliorateClick to listen to the pronunciation of ameliorate

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amelioration

  /əˌmiliəˈreɪʃ(ə)n/  noun [uncountable]
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