Definition of renovation:
- improvement (part of speech: noun)
- restoration (part of speech: noun)
At this time, an interest in the old courtroom was expressed by the Fairfax County Bar Association and the county's newly formed Historical Landmarks Preservation Commission which together proposed that the work of renovation be done in such a way as to restore the original appearance of the courtroom.- "The Fairfax County Courthouse", Ross D. Netherton Ruby Waldeck.
- "Holidays in Eastern France", Matilda Betham-Edwards.
They had very little to say to each other now; and, when she went into her mother's room with an evident definite purpose, the latter showed a constrained surprise, a palpable annoyance that her daughter had found her at the daily renovation of her worn face.- "Linda Condon", Joseph Hergesheimer.