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component that is added to something to improve it add-on , addition , improver
policy designed to redress past discrimination against women and minority groups through measures to improve their economic and educational opportunities affirmative action
repair and improve ameliorate , amend
(architecture) something added to a building to improve its appearance architectural ornament
additive to food intended to improve its flavor or appearance or shelf-life artificial additive , food additive
improve value, beauty, reputation of augment , enhance
West Indian forage plant cultivated in southern United States as forage and to improve soil beggarweed , Desmodium purpureum , Desmodium tortuosum
United States educator who worked to improve race relations and educational opportunities for Black Americans (1875-1955) Bethune , Mary McLeod Bethune
improve the state of brush up
open-heart surgery in which the rib cage is opened and a section of a blood vessel is grafted from the aorta to the coronary artery to bypass the blocked section of the coronary artery and improve the blood supply to the heart CABG , coronary artery bypass graft , coronary bypass , coronary bypass surgery
medical dressing consisting of a soft heated mass of meal or clay that is spread on a cloth and applied to the skin to treat inflamed areas or improve circulation etc. cataplasm , plaster , poultice
quality of serving to build or improve constructiveness
improve in health convalesce , recuperate
health, improve in convalesce , recuperate
plastic surgery to improve looks cosmetic surgery
training to improve strength or self-control discipline
reduction of prices intended to improve the balance of payments disinflation
improve intelligence, morals, spirit edification
improve and enliven with colorful details embellish , embroider , garnish
improve a text emend
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