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English definition of “lot”

lot

noun (LAND)    /lɒt/ US  /lɑːt/
[C] mainly US an area of land: an empty lot a parking lot They're planning to build a house on a vacant lot on 35th Street.Places and locationsUnpleasant placesAreas of land in generalSpace - general words [C] US a film studio and the land around itCinema - general words
(Definition of lot noun (LAND) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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