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Origin of improvement
OTHER WORDS FROM improvementnon·im·prove·ment, nounpre·im·prove·ment, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for improvement
Most noticeable is the improvement Biden has seen with older voters.The key shifts in Minnesota and Wisconsin that have improved Biden’s chances of victory|Philip Bump|September 16, 2020|Washington Post
For starters, they’ve made vast improvements in their special teams play while in the bubble.Teams Don’t Win The Stanley Cup With A Goal Deficit. Can The Dallas Stars Change That?|Terrence Doyle|September 16, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
Apple updated the high end of its tablet range back in March, but the mid-range iPad Air has gone 18 months without improvement.
In early 2020, Alipay even made an improvement to its in-app search algorithm so users can directly search for the name of a stock or finance product, instead of accessing them through the menu.
Thanks to these and other performance improvements, Microsoft says a trillion-parameter model could be scaled across as few as 800 Nvidia V100 GPUs.This Week’s Awesome Tech Stories From Around the Web (Through September 12)|Singularity Hub Staff|September 12, 2020|Singularity Hub
“If Charleston harbor needs improvement, let the commerce of Charleston bear the burden,” he said.Steve Scalise Shows There’s a Fine Line Between Confederate & Southern|Lloyd Green|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Never once was a box checked indicating that his work was unsatisfactory or needed improvement.Two Texas Regulators Tried to Enforce the Rules. They Were Fired.|David Hasemyer, InsideClimate News|December 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Another said just the act of spending money on self-improvement made him determined to break out of his shell.
Even though a fundamental improvement in relations soon is unlikely, it is right to test the North Koreans.
And this constitutes a bit of an improvement over 10 or 20 years ago.
Genoa has but recently and partially felt the new impulse, yet even here the march of improvement is visible.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley
The improvement of transport still further swelled the volume of production.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
Goodness only knew what a falchion was, but there was the Griffin, and his history was an improvement upon the eternal Cat.Kipling Stories and Poems Every Child Should Know, Book II|Rudyard Kipling
Perhaps our comic papers have never heard of the Improvement Clubs, or find nothing in them that is humorous.
The duke was agricultural above all things; he had a model estate bristling with scientific improvement.