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veranda

noun [C] uk (US also verandah)   /vəˈræn.də/ (also porch) us  
a raised, covered, sometimes partly closed area, often made of wood, on the front or side of a building: Every evening we sat on the veranda watching the sun go down.Walls and parts of walls
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