AMELIORATION

noun. a positive development concerning the seriousness of an illness or syndrome, or a lessening of the severity of its signs.

AMELIORATION: "The amelioration of Lindsey's cancer astounded the oncologists."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "AMELIORATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/amelioration/ (accessed October 21, 2020).
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