AMELIORATE

AMELIORATE

ameliorate ([schwa]-meel-y[schwa]-rayt), vb.

1. To make better (the charity tries to ameliorate the con-ditions of the homeless).

2. To become better ( with time, the situation ameliorated).


AMELIORATE Relevant Terms

margin-requirement: Securities. The percentage of the purchase price that a buyer must deposit with a broker to buy a security on margin. ? This percentage of the purchase price is set and adjuste[…]

margin-requirement: margin requirement. Securities. The percentage of the purchase price that a buyer must deposit with a broker to buy a security on margin. ? This percentage of the purchase price […]

margin-transaction: margin transaction. A securities or commodities transaction made through a broker on a margin account. — Also termed buying on margin. See MARGIN(5). [Cases: Securities Regulatio[…]

charitable corporation: 慈善法人 指为慈善目的设立的非营利性法人组织,即为促进人类整体利益或某个社区或社区中某阶层不特定多数人的利益而设立的组织。可以表现为救助穷人[…]