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dilapidated

adjective uk   /dɪˈlæp.ɪ.deɪ.tɪd/ us    /-t̬ɪd/
describes something old and in poor condition: The hotel we stayed in was really dilapidated. a dilapidated old car/shedIn bad condition
dilapidation
noun [U] uk   /dɪˌlæp.ɪˈdeɪ.ʃən/ us  
The farmhouse fell into a state of dilapidation.In bad condition
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