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skyscraper

noun [C] uk   /ˈskaɪˌskreɪ.pər/  us   /-pɚ/
a very tall modern building, usually in a city
Translations of “skyscraper”
in Korean 고층 건물…
in Arabic ناطِحة سَحاب…
in Portuguese arranha-céu…
in Catalan gratacel…
in Japanese 超高層ビル, 摩天楼…
in Italian grattacielo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 摩天大樓…
in Russian небоскреб…
in Turkish gökdelen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 摩天大楼…
in Polish drapacz chmur…
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