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modernize

To adapt a building or structure to current conditions, tastes, or usage, usually by remodeling.
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A[cedilla] Modernize the low pressure emergency core cooling system to ensure a flow control during the
The US plan to modernize its nuclear bombs in Turkey is a declaration of the existence of B61 tactical nuclear bombs at yncirlik.
The TOBB will modernize the Iranian border gates under a build-operate-transfer model, Yardimci also said.
As we develop legislative proposals for fiscal year 2007, we must continue to pursue changes in the law to modernize and transform the way we operate, enable us to respond to emerging challenges, and give us needed flexibility.
Army will be able to automate, modernize and more efficiently manage the activities and current processes at its tech control centers.
To accomplish these objectives, the Barbados Protocol expands the existing Limitation on Benefits article to ensure that the treaty is used only by bona fide residents of the two countries and to modernize the treaty's anti-treaty shopping provision.
Harp concludes that in the final analysis that "Michelin did not want to 'Americanize' France so much as it wanted to modernize French industry, to promote techniques of production and mass consumerism for the sake of France, and, indirectly, for the sake of Michelin" (p.
To join the European Union, the nations must modernize aging refineries, reduce air pollution and meet standards for drinking water and forest management.
While some state regulation supporters, such as the Independent Insurance Agents of America, oppose the creation of a federal regulatory environment, they do suggest an alternative to streamline and modernize the current system.
The Auditing Standards Board has a number of initiatives under way to modernize our audit standards and the guidance we provide to help auditors.
Navigational Aids Studies provide a systematic, incremental set of agreed-upon modifications required to modernize a nation's military navigational systems and landing aids to meet International Civil Aeronautics Organization and NATO standards.
IR-2001-26 announces the IRS's new small-business community Website, another sign of the agency's efforts to modernize and better serve taxpayers.

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