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barracks

noun [C, + sing/pl verb] uk   us   /ˈbær.əks/ (plural barracks)
a building or group of buildings where soldiers live: The barracks was/were surrounded by a high wall.
Translations of “barracks”
in Arabic ثَكنات…
in Korean 막사…
in Malaysian berek askar…
in French caserne…
in Turkish asker barakaları, kışla binaları…
in Italian caserma…
in Chinese (Traditional) 兵營,營盤…
in Russian казарма…
in Polish koszary…
in Vietnamese doanh trại…
in Spanish cuartel…
in Portuguese quartel…
in Thai โรงหรืออาคารใหญ่เป็นที่พักทหาร…
in German die Kaserne…
in Catalan quarter…
in Japanese 兵舎, 兵営…
in Indonesian barak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 兵营,营盘…
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