"renovation" in the noun sense
1. renovation, redevelopment, overhaul
the act of improving by renewing and restoring
"they are pursuing a general program of renovation to the entire property"
"a major overhaul of the healthcare system was proposed"
2. renovation, restoration, refurbishment
the state of being restored to its former good condition
"the inn was a renovation of a Colonial house"
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