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English definition of “listed building”

listed building

noun [C]     UK (US landmarked building)
a building of great historical or artistic value that has official protection to prevent it from being changed or destroyedBuildings in generalShops, markets and auctionsRestaurants and cafes
(Definition of listed building noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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