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material alteration n: an alteration made to an instrument that adds or deletes any provision or changes the rights and obligations of any party under it
Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.