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amendatory

[uh-men-duh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /əˈmɛn dəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/
adjective
1.
serving to amend; corrective.
Origin
1780-1790
1780-90, Americanism; < Late Latin ēmendātōrius (with a- for e- from amend). See emendator, -tory1
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  • He has no understanding on how to use the amendatory veto.
  • He's also shown the courage to use veto and amendatory veto, and to acknowledge the need for distasteful revenue increase.
British Dictionary definitions for amendatory

amendatory

/əˈmɛndətərɪ; -trɪ/
adjective
1.
(US) serving to amend; corrective
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