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urban renewal

noun

Simple Definition of urban renewal

  • : a process by which old buildings or buildings that are in bad condition in part of a city are replaced or repaired

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of urban renewal

  1. :  a construction program to replace or restore substandard buildings in an urban area

Examples of urban renewal in a sentence

  1. an area undergoing urban renewal



1954

First Known Use of urban renewal

1954


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