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English definition of “dereliction”


noun [U] (IN BAD CONDITION)    /ˌder.əˈlɪk.ʃən/
(especially of a building) a state of not being cared for: The old railway cottages were in a state of dereliction.In bad condition
(Definition of dereliction noun (IN BAD CONDITION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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