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Improvement

Any changes made in a project which increases its value, such as the addition to a building or a home. An improvement may also be made by drainage, removing unsightly objects or growths; any act which serves to add utility, beauty, or otherwise increases the value of the property.

improvement

A structure or public utility or any other installation or physical change made in a property to increase its value and utility or to improve its appearance.
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"Look back at your Life Skills sheet and pick one area you most want to improve this coming week and one thing you could do to show improvement.
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Government agencies need to be connected now more than ever to achieve strategic objectives like increase service effectiveness, improve safety, and stimulate economic development.
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"The facilities that have volunteered tend to be the facilities that are eager to improve," she said.
John's realized it had to change processes, improve its business management and change its culture if it ever hoped to get back on track with its capital-spending plan.