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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 Improvements from wikipedia
Tarlow, The Archeology
in Britain, 1750-1850 (2007) common knowledged
education, improvements needed inside
- Internal improvements
is the term used historically
in the United States
for public works
from the end of the American Revolution through
much of the 19th...
- siding, roofing), or other improvements
to the property
work or garage
" often refers
- continual steps rather
leaps. Key features
on many small changes rather
than the radical changes
- Anglian Windows
, is a British
in double glazing
and conservatories. However...
- Home Improvement
Tool Pursuit!, video
on the TV series
", an episode
and Butt-head Home Improvements
, a 2007...
- performance improvements
for Novell's NetWare, and was followed
up by Windows
NT 3.51 in May 1995, which included additional improvements
- The FISA Improvements
Act is a proposed
act by Senator Dianne
of the Senate Intelligence
by the disclosure
- flat will take 10 days or less, depending
on the improvements
chosen. "What is the Home Improvement Programme
- of upgrade
of the crossing
in the rail improvements project
on the risk analysis. The improvements included flashing light