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English definition of “front”

front

verb     /frʌnt/
[I or T] (also front onto) If a building or area fronts (onto) a particular place , it is near it and faces it: All the apartments front onto the sea .Through, across, opposite and against [T] to lead an organization or group of musicians : She fronts a large IT company .Managing and organizing be fronted with If a building is fronted with something, its surface is covered with it: a brick house fronted on three sides with timber Covering and adding layersConstruction work and workers
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