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English definition of “renovation”

renovation

noun [C or U]
 
 
/ˌrenəˈveɪʃən/
PROPERTY the process of repairing and improving a building so that it is in good condition again, or the improvements that are carried out: We have a commitment that the city will only carry out new construction and renovation that meets green building principles. They were willing to buy a property that was in need of renovation. We had to move out of the offices while the renovations were being done.
(Definition of renovation from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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