/'kəʊdɪsɪl; [US] 'kɒdəsl; `kɑdəsl/
n (law 律) later addition to a will, esp one that changes part of it 遗嘱修改附录
*She added a codicil to her will just before she died. 她临终前在遗嘱上加了附录.
1400-1500; Language: Latin;Origin:
codicillus, from codex; CODEX
a document making a change or addition to a will
(=a legal document saying who you want your money and property to go to when you die)