Meaning of RENEWAL in English

RENEWAL

/ rɪˈnjuːəl; NAmE -ˈnuːəl/ noun [ U , C ]

1.

renewal (of sth) a situation in which sth begins again after a pause or an interruption :

a renewal of interest in traditional teaching methods

2.

the act of making a contract, etc. valid for a further period of time after it has finished :

The lease comes up for renewal at the end of the month.

the renewal date

3.

a situation in which sth is replaced, improved or made more successful :

economic renewal

urban renewal (= the act of improving the buildings, etc. in a particular area)

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