1. modernization

noun. (ˌmɑːdɝnəˈzeɪʃən, ˌmɑːdɝnaɪˈzeɪʃə) Making modern in appearance or behavior.

2. modernization

noun. (ˌmɑːdɝnəˈzeɪʃən, ˌmɑːdɝnaɪˈzeɪʃə) A modernized version (as of a play).