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alterations, plural;
  1. The action or process of altering or being altered
    • - timetables are subject to alteration without notice
    • - alterations had to be made

  1. change: an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another; "the change was intended to increase sales"; "this storm is certainly a change for the worse"; "the neighborhood had undergone few modifications since his last visit years ago"
  2. the act of making something different (as e.g. the size of a garment)
  3. revision: the act of revising or altering (involving reconsideration and modification); "it would require a drastic revision of his opinion"
  4. (alterative) curative: tending to cure or restore to health; "curative powers of herbal remedies"; "her gentle healing hand"; "remedial surgery"; "a sanative environment of mountains and fresh air"; "a therapeutic agent"; "therapeutic diets"
  5. (altered) changed in form or character without becoming something else; "the altered policy promised success"; "following an altered course we soon found ourselves back in civilization"; "he looked...with clouded eyes and with an altered manner of breathing"- Charles Dickens
  6. (altered) having testicles or ovaries removed
  7. In music alteration, an example of chromaticism, is the use of a neighboring pitch in the chromatic scale in place of its diatonic neighbor such as in an altered chord. ...
  8. Alteration is the debut album by Altera Enigma.
  9. The Elder Scrolls (abbreviated as TES) is a role-playing video game series developed by Bethesda Softworks.
  10. The Alteration is the title of a 1976 alternate history novel by Kingsley Amis, set in a parallel universe in which the Reformation did not take place. It won the John W. Campbell Memorial Award in 1977.
  11. (Altered (film)) Altered is a Straight-to-DVD 2006 science fiction horror movie. Altered is directed by Eduardo Sánchez who achieved some fame from directing the box office hit The Blair Witch Project.
  12. The act of altering or making different; The state of being altered; a change made in the form or nature of a thing; changed condition
  13. (alterative) A medicine or treatment which gradually induces a change, and restores healthy functions without sensible evacuations; Causing alteration. Specifically: Gradually changing, or tending to change, a morbid state of the functions into one of health. --Burton
  14. (alterations) Illegal practice of tampering with the date, mint mark, or other feature of a coin in an attempt to be deceptive. For example, adding an "S" mintmark to a 1909-VDB Lincoln Cent struck at the Philadelphia Mint.
  15. (Alterations) A lease clause prohibiting any construction, structural or non-structural additions or improvements, or placement of any fixed decorations in a tenant’s office space without the written consent of the landlord. ...
  16. Alterations represent work performed in addition to the original specifications. Such additional work shall be charged at current rates and be supported with documentation upon request.
  17. (Alterations) We and our partners reserve the right, at any time and without notice, to remove or cease to supply any product or service featured on this web site or via hyperlinks from this site. ...
  18. (4. Alterations) if you require more than four alterations (text, layout) at proof stage you may incur an additional charge of $10 per alteration.  The customer will be liable for these payments and Black Chandelier must receive the outstanding monies prior to continuing.
  19. (11. Alterations) Alterations to these Terms and Conditions shall not take effect unless arranged in writing by SOURCE1
  20. (ALTERATIONS) Our receipt of a deposit and the lodging of a booking form does not constitute confirmation of the booking. Confirmation or otherwise is given separately in a form of an ATOL receipt for flight inclusive bookings.
  21. (ALTERATIONS) We reserve the right to alter, without notice, routes, seating plans and itineraries on any tour arranged by Exclusive Holidays Ltd.
  22. (Alterations) Changes (AA's) made by a customer or author to a typeset manuscript. These are not due to typographer's error, and thus are chargeable to the customer.
  23. (Alterations) I assert my moral right of paternity and integrity, therefore a client does not have the right to alter the artwork unless agreed with me first. ( It’s worth a simple phone call, just to clarify things. I realise that work requires tweaking etc..and it’s generally ‘no big deal.’)
  24. (Alterations) I have in-store recommendations and outside sources that are excellent. A perfect fit means total confidence every time you wear your garments.
  25. (Alterations) If, after we have accepted your booking, you wish to change any details of your booking, subject to the conditions of the airline, we reserve the right to charge you any fee imposed by the airline, if any, plus an administration fee, (please note that these charges can vary subject ...