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lodging

noun     /ˈlɒdʒ.ɪŋ/ US  /ˈlɑː.dʒɪŋ/
[U] a temporary place to stay: The price includes board and lodging (= meals and a room to sleep in).Home lodgings [plural] (UK informal also digs) a room in someone's house that you pay money to live inHouses and homes
(Definition of lodging noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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