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alteration (ˌɔːltəˈreɪʃən Pronunciation for alteration

Definitions

noun

  1. an adjustment, change, or modification
  2. the act of altering or state of being altered

Translations for 'alteration'

  • British English: alteration An alteration is a change in or to something. NOUNMaking some simple alterations to your diet will make you feel fitter.
  • Brazilian Portuguese: alteração
  • Chinese: 改动改动動
  • European Spanish: cambio
  • French: modification
  • German: Änderung
  • Italian: modifica
  • Japanese: 変更
  • Korean: 변화
  • Portuguese: alteração
  • Spanish: cambio

Example Sentences Including 'alteration'

However, in a curious way no such alteration will allow itself to be made.
various & introduction by Deirdre Chapman A Roomful of Birds - Scottish short stories 1990
If that happened it would only be as a consequence of a profounder alteration.
Clive Barker THE GREAT AND SECRET SHOW (2001)
That lists all the title numbers that are the subject of alteration , inquiry, registration or anything else.
Val McDermid KICK BACK (2002)

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