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To adapt a building or structure to current conditions, tastes, or usage, usually by remodeling.
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The Dutch Protocol will modernize the cross-border treatment of pension funding and benefits by coordinating the two countries' rules so that nationals of each country can transfer between affiliated companies without jeopardizing the status of their retirement benefits.
The state's efforts to modernize the Arabs were exposed as no more than methods of social reproduction which aim at continuing the exploitation of the Palestinian minority for advancement of Zionist goals.
While most corporate data and business logic resides on mainframe systems, companies are struggling to modernize those systems to keep pace with changing business conditions.