urban renewal

noun

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

1938

First Known Use of urban renewal

1938


URBAN RENEWAL Defined for English Language Learners

urban renewal

noun

Definition of urban renewal for English Language Learners

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


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