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tr. & intr.v. beau·ti·fied, beau·ti·fy·ing, beau·ti·fies
To make or become beautiful.

beau′ti·fi·ca′tion (-fĭ-kā′shən) n.
beau′ti·fi′er n.
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Noun1.beautification - the act of making something more beautifulbeautification - the act of making something more beautiful
change of state - the act of changing something into something different in essential characteristics
beauty treatment - enhancement of someone's personal beauty
glamorisation, glamorization, glamourisation, glamourization - the act of glamorizing; making something or someone more beautiful (often in a superficial way)
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References in classic literature ?
It is the order of the Sirkar, and the money is spent for the planting of trees and the beautification of the ways.'
PTI MPA Arif Abbasi said the PHA had failed to launch any beautification drive in the city areas despite having funds.
SUKKUR -- Commissioner Sukkur Mohammad Abbas Baloch on Thursday presided over a meeting to discuss provision of basic amenities to the people including beautification of Sukkur.
RAWALPINDI -- The Parks and Horticulture Authority (PHA) on Tuesday launched second phase of Murree Road beautification project.
Swaleh said it was embarrassing and selfish for the county government to embark on beautification projects worth millions when there weren't enough drugs in hospitals.
This collaboration will include beautification, renovation and re-landscaping of 3 main places in the Capital City.
MULTAN -- Commissioner Multan Division Iftekhar Sahu directed the Parks and Horticulture Authority (PHA) administration to ensure cleanliness and beautification at all entry and exit points of the city.
On the occasion, Sheikh Ansar Aziz, Mayor of Islamabad, said, "I am glad to be part of this CSR initiative with PTCL for the beautification of Islamabad, under the Clean and Green movement.
Summary: New Delhi [India], July 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday lauded the efforts of countrymen for the success of Swachh Bharat mission and said it was now time to advance from cleanliness towards beautification.
RAWALPINDI -- Divisional Commissioner Rawalpindi retired Capt Saqib Zafar alongwith Chairman PHA Asif Mehmood visited Rashid Minhas Road to inspect beautification drive and observe on ground situation of the road.
He ordered the officers concerned to visit both the roads and ensure repair work of the roads, lighting, cleanliness, drainage system and beautification work.