Synonyms of innovation


1. invention, innovation, creation

usage: a creation (a new device or process) resulting from study and experimentation

2. invention, innovation, excogitation, conception, design, creativity, creativeness, creative thinking

usage: the creation of something in the mind

3. initiation, founding, foundation, institution, origination, creation, innovation, introduction, instauration, beginning, start, commencement

usage: the act of starting something for the first time; introducing something new; "she looked forward to her initiation as an adult"; "the foundation of a new scientific society"

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Definition and meaning of innovation (Dictionary)