1. Modern Hebrew.
[mod-i-kuh m, moh-di-] /ˈmɒd ɪ kəm, ˈmoʊ dɪ-/ noun 1. a moderate or small amount: He hasn’t even a modicum of common sense. /ˈmɒdɪkəm/ noun 1. a small amount or portion n. “small quantity or portion,” late 15c., Scottish, from Latin modicum “a little,” noun use of neuter of modicus “moderate, having a proper measure; […]
1. . modification
[mod-uh-fahy] /ˈmɒd əˌfaɪ/ verb (used with object), modified, modifying. 1. to change somewhat the form or qualities of; alter partially; amend: to modify a contract. 2. Grammar. (of a word, phrase, or clause) to stand in a syntactically subordinate relation to (another word, phrase, or clause), usually with descriptive, limiting, or particularizing meaning; be a […]