noun Date: 1848 the act or process of redeveloping; especially renovation of a blighted area <
urban redevelopment

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  • redevelopment — re‧de‧vel‧op‧ment [ˌriːdɪˈveləpmənt] noun [countable, uncountable] PROPERTY when an area is improved by removing the buildings that are there and building new ones: • proposals for inner city redevelopment * * * redevelopment UK US… …   Financial and business terms

  • Redevelopment — is any new construction on a site that has pre existing uses on it such as the redevelopment of an industrial site into a mixed use development or the redevelopment of a block of townhouses into a large apartment building. Urban Infill on vacant… …   Wikipedia

  • Redevelopment — Re de*vel op*ment, n. the rebuilding of an urban area, usually a commercial district but sometimes residential or industrial, and typically involving some portion of government involvement and expenditure; to organize a municipal redevelopment… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • redevelopment — n. urban redevelopment * * * urban redevelopment …   Combinatory dictionary

  • redevelopment — re|de|vel|op|ment [ˌri:dıˈveləpmənt] n [U and C] the act of redeveloping an area, especially in a city ▪ redevelopment of the city s downtown area …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • redevelopment — [[t]ri͟ːdɪve̱ləpmənt[/t]] N UNCOUNT When redevelopment takes place, the buildings in one area of a town are knocked down and new ones are built in their place …   English dictionary

  • redevelopment — redevelop ► VERB ▪ develop again or differently. DERIVATIVES redeveloper noun redevelopment noun …   English terms dictionary

  • Redevelopment — Redevelop Re de*vel op, v. t. & i. 1. To develop again; specif. (Photog.), to intensify (a developed image), as by bleaching with mercuric chloride and subsequently subjecting anew to a developing agent. [1913 Webster] 2. to rebuild an urban area …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • redevelopment — /ree di vel euhp meuhnt/, n. 1. the act or process of redeveloping. 2. an often publicly financed rebuilding of an urban residential or commercial section in decline. [1870 75; RE + DEVELOPMENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • Redevelopment — Повторное проявление …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

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