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From Latin melior "better"
- IPA: /miːliəreɪt/
- (transitive) To make better, to improve; to heal or solve a problem.
- They offered some compromises in an effort to meliorate the disagreement.
- Nature by art we nobly meliorate.
- The pure and benign light of revelation has had a meliorating influence on mankind.
- See also Wikisaurus:improve