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from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a renovation that improves the outward appearance (as of a building) but usually does not involve major changes
  • n. plastic surgery to remove wrinkles and other signs of aging from your face; an incision is made near the hair line and skin is pulled back and excess tissue is excised


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