alteration alteration  /ˌɔl tə ˈreɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another
  2. (n) the act of making something different (as e.g. the size of a garment)
  3. (n) the act of revising or altering (involving reconsideration and modification)

Usage(s):

  1. Jurors said they based their decision instead on Andersen's alteration of an internal memo that was critical of an Enron earnings release.
  2. You can mix and match, but expect to see a slight alteration of colors and tone.
  3. Your alteration of this photograph devalues their sacrifice and that of many others.

News

  1. building permits

    The following commercial new construction and commercial addition/alteration permits were issued between May 29 and June 5....
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Norman Transcript

  2. Millrock Shareholders Approve Alteration of Articles to Include Advance Notice Provision

    Millrock Resources Inc. announces that the Company is proceeding with an alteration of its Articles to include advance notice provisions relating to the nomination of individuals for election of directors. ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. New Oroperu Reports Alteration of Articles

    New Oroperu Resources Inc. reports that it is proceeding with the alteration of its articles to include advance notice provisions relating to the nomination of individuals for election of directors. These ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. Negroponte said that Taiwan's UN application was "a mistake," adding that Washington would interpret the push for a UN seat as a step "toward a declaration of independence of Taiwan" and "an alteration of the status quo."
    on Sep 13, 2007 By: John Negroponte Source: Taiwan Journal

  2. Writing what for us are rather cutesy lines, he said "Let me not to the marriage of true minds/Admit impediments. Love is not love/Which alters when it alteration finds/Or bends with the remover to remove ......"
    on Jul 2, 2010 By: William Shakespeare Source: Economic Times

  3. "The Swedish measures were well-designed and needed little alteration to take full account of the state aid rules' requirements that such schemes are non-discriminatory and minimize potential distortions of competition," said Competition...
    on Oct 30, 2008 By: Neelie Kroes Source: Deutsche Welle

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