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AMPLIATIVE (from Lat. ampliare, to en...

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Originally appearing in Volume V01, Page 893 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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AMPLIATIVE (from Lat. ampliare, to enlarge), an adjective used mainly in logic, meaning " extending " or " adding to that which is already known." In Norman law an " ampliation " was a postponement of a sentence in order to obtain further evidence.
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