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renovationnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /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 ​meetsgreenbuildingprinciples. 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)
Translations of “renovation”
in Arabic تَرميم, تَجديد…
in Korean 개조…
in Portuguese reforma, renovação…
in Catalan renovació, restauració…
in Japanese 改装, 改築, 修繕…
in Italian rinnovo, restauro…
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