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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Amend  \A*mend"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Amended};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Amending}.]  [F.  amender,  L.  emendare  e  ex  +  mendum 
  menda,  fault,  akin  to  Skr.  minda  personal  defect.  Cf 
  {Emend},  {Mend}.] 
  To  change  or  modify  in  any  way  for  the  better;  as 
  a  by  simply  removing  what  is  erroneous,  corrupt, 
  superfluous,  faulty,  and  the  like 
  b  by  supplying  deficiencies; 
  c  by  substituting  something  else  in  the  place  of  what  is 
  removed;  to  rectify. 




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