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Overview of verb modify

The verb modify has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (17) modify

(make less severe or harsh or extreme; "please modify this letter to make it more polite"; "he modified his views on same-gender marriage")

2. (1) modify, qualify

(add a modifier to a constituent)

3. change, alter, modify

(cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue")

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