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codicil

cod·i·cil

codicil

 
 
pronunciation:
ka dih sl
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition: an addition or appendix, esp. one modifying the terms of a will.
In the codicil to his will, he left his collection of paintings to his niece, who had been so kind to him in his later years.
synonyms:
addendum, rider
similar words:
addition, annex, appendix, postscript, supplement
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