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noun American English pronunciation: amendment /əˈmendmənt/ 
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singularamendment
pluralamendments
  1. 1
    [countable] a change made to a law or agreement
    amendment to:

    an amendment to the Medicare bill

    table an amendment:

    The House has tabled an amendment to the bill (=has stopped working on it).

    1. a.
      [countable] one of the changes that has been made to the U.S. constitution

      his First Amendment right to free speech

  2. 2
    [countable] a change made in a document or plan
    amendment to:

    I have made several amendments to the script.

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