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English definition of “porch”

porch

noun [C] uk   /pɔːtʃ/ us    /pɔːrtʃ/
a covered structure in front of the entrance to a buildingPassages and entrance areas US a veranda: We sat out on the porch to cool off.Passages and entrance areas
(Definition of porch from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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