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loft

noun [C]     /lɒft/ US  /lɑːft/
C2 a space at the top of a building under the roof used for storing things and usually entered by a ladder , or sometimes made into a room for living in: The firm specializes in loft conversions (= making lofts into rooms ).Roofs and parts of roofs US an upper floor or room Floors and parts of floors an apartment in a large building that was previously used for industry Houses and homes
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