ameliorating ameliorating

Definition(s):

  • (adj) tending to ameliorate

Usage(s):

  1. Their problem is not acoustics but ameliorating the disadvantages of deafness, most serious of which is difficulty in getting jobs.
  2. He thought to devote all his time to ameliorating the living conditions of poor children.

News

  • First krill powder study shows potential for metabolic syndrome

    Daily supplements of krill powder may reduce the overactive endocannabinoid system in obese subjects, and offer potential for ameliorating metabolic syndrome, says a small study using Aker BioMarine’s new Superba Krill powder.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Nutraingredients.com

Quotes

  1. In a 1993 interview with biographer Eric Lax, Mr. Newman said about Woodward: "It was a kind of fortuitous coming together, because she had an ameliorating effect on my excesses, which were excessive enough but at least there was a partial lid put...
    on Sep 27, 2008 By: Paul Newman Source: Trading Markets (press release)

  2. "We have made appropriate provisions for the range of large projects which the state has launched and its thrust will be towards ameliorating the impact of the present economic crisis on the common man," Achuthanandan told reporters.
    on Jan 17, 2009 By: VS Achuthanandan Source: Thaindian.com (blog)

  3. With surgery, "probably 80 percent of these children experience a dramatic improvement, 10 percent have a significant ameliorating effect, and about 10 percent get no significant relief," Carson said in a telephone visit.
    on Jun 10, 2008 By: Dr Ben Carson Source: Fort Worth Star Telegram

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