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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
in Britain, 1750-1850 (2007 http://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/education/210847-to-improve-education-improvements
- 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
- significantly altered
in the 1960s and again
in the early
1980s. Ground improvements
were seldom, most clubs rarely reached their capacity
on a regular
- companies, and in 1992 One Wilshire underwent
renovation, with the improvements largely related
to telecommunication network
- compression, algorithm improvements
to Face-aware and selection
tools, improved image
resizing, and performance improvements
to file opening, filters...
- Home Improvement
Tool Pursuit!, video
on the TV series
", an episode
and Butt-head Home Improvements
, a 2007...
- Simpsons, which
he would follow
with other television
work such as Home Improvement
, Men Behaving
Night, and Good Vibes. Film credits
- 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...
- 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...