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Improvement Im*prove"ment, n.
1. The act of improving; advancement or growth; promotion in
desirable qualities; progress toward what is better;
melioration; as, the improvement of the mind, of land,
I look upon your city as the best place of
Exercise is the chief source of improvement in all
our faculties. --Blair.
2. The act of making profitable use or applicaton of
anything, or the state of being profitably employed; a
turning to good account; practical application, as of a
doctrine, principle, or theory, stated in a discourse. ``A
good improvement of his reason.' --S. Clarke.
I shall make some improvement of this doctrine.
3. The state of being improved; betterment; advance; also,
that which is improved; as, the new edition is an
improvement on the old.
The parts of Sinon, Camilla, and some few others,
are improvements on the Greek poet. --Addison.
4. Increase; growth; progress; advance.
There is a design of publishing the history of
architecture, with its several improvements and
Those vices which more particularly receive
improvement by prosperity. --South.
5. pl. Valuable additions or betterments, as buildings,
clearings, drains, fences, etc., on premises.
6. (Patent Laws) A useful addition to, or modification of, a
machine, manufacture, or composition. --Kent.
Meaning of Improvement from wikipedia
is the process
of a thing moving
from one state
to a state considered
to be better, usually through
some action intended
to bring about
- Performance improvement
of a particular business process
or procedure, then modifying
- A continual improvement
process, also often called
a continuous improvement process
(abbreviated as CIP or CI), is an ongoing effort
- Home improvement
, home renovation, or remodelling
is the process
or making additions
to one's home. Home improvement
can be projects
- A home-improvement center
or home center
is a retail store
of a hardware store
of a lumber
yard. Major North
- Home Improvement
is an American television sitcom starring
on ABC from September
17, 1991, to May 25, 1999, with a total
of 204 half-hour...
- Memory improvement
is the act of improving
one's memory. Medical research
of memory deficits
and age-related memory
loss has resulted
in new explanations...
- Postal Service
1963. The term ZIP is an acronym
for Zone Improvement
Plan; it was chosen
that the mail travels
- In FM broadcasting, preemphasis improvement
is the improvement
in the signal-to-noise ratio
of the high-frequency portion
of the baseband, i.e., modulating...
- A business improvement district
(BID) is a defined
area within which businesses
to pay an additional
tax (or levy) in order
to fund projects...