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industrial estate

noun [C] uk   UK ( US industrial park) us  
a special area on the edge of a town where there are a lot of factories and businesses
Translations of “industrial estate”
in Chinese (Traditional) 工業區,工業園區…
in Russian промышленная зона…
in Turkish sanayi bölgesi, endüstriyel alan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 工业区,工业园区…
in Polish teren lub park przemysłowy…
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