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renovation

re nuh vay shuhn

  • n  the act of improving by renewing and restoring
    they are pursuing a general program of renovation to the entire property
  • n  the state of being restored to its former good condition
    the inn was a renovation of a Colonial house

  • Under renovation since 2005, this is the Bolshoi Theater, home of the fabled 231-year-old Bolshoi Ballet Company.
  • It helps move our economic structure toward industrialization and modernization, and accelerates our ongoing renovation doi moi process.
  • The Trumans moved out during the renovation, which included lowering the kitchen ceiling, as seen in this 1952 photograph.
News & Articles

  • Whispering Lakes golf course in Ontario gets $1M renovation
    ONTARIO - Whispering Lakes has a new look following a $1 million renovation to the city's golf course. The 18-hole golf course originally opened in 1960 on Riverside Drive between Vineyard and Archibald avenues. The public was recently given a chance to see the changes in an open house.
    June 16, 2013 - Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
  • Ceremony shows off $1.6 million renovation project at Doling Park
    Two years after work began, the renovation of one of Springfield's oldest parks has been completed and the lake there dredged, repaired and beautified.
    June 15, 2013 - The Springfield News-Leader
  • Lake County offices accesible during renovation
    Public access to county offices will be available while renovation of the sixth through ninth floors of the headquarters in downtown Waukegan takes place over the next 18 months. Visit www.lakecountyil.gov for details.
    June 14, 2013 - Daily Herald
Quotes

  • Brad Faxon in New York Times
    Given the lead times associated with any franchise acquisition or relocation and with a construction project as complex as a KeyArena renovation, authorization of the public funding needs to occur by the end of 2009 in order for there to be any... David Stern http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Stern&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNGIAMcpNLVMdBMZyP1MwrbIQwXPUw USA Today http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.usatoday.com/sports/basketball/2008-07-02-1829166115_x.htm&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNFtqWrxWRsLoN2ukKbP10dPyPI1tw Jul 2, 2008 82566 110221 renovation I think it's the best renovation I've ever seen, anywhere," said Faxon, whose own work with the architect Gil Hanse at the TPC Boston has received good reviews. "I think he absolutely nailed it, a seaside course with everything you would...
  • Donna Shalala in CNN International
    The city of Miami made an extraordinary effort to identify funds and design a renovation,Shalala said. "But in the end, it wasn't enough."

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