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village

noun uk   us   /ˈvɪl.ɪdʒ/
A1 [C] a group of houses and other buildings that is smaller than a town, usually in the countryside: a fishing village a mountain village a village shop a village green (= an area of grass in the middle of a village) Many people come from the outlying/surrounding villages to work in the town. [C usually singular, + sing/pl verb] all the people who live in a village: The village is/are campaigning for a by-pass to be built.
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in Arabic قَرْية…
in Korean 마을…
in Malaysian kampung, penduduk kampung…
in French (du) village, village…
in Turkish köy…
in Italian villaggio, paese…
in Chinese (Traditional) 村莊, 村子, 全體村民…
in Russian деревня…
in Polish wieś, wioska…
in Vietnamese ngôi làng, dân làng…
in Spanish pueblo…
in Portuguese povoado, vila, lugarejo…
in Thai หมู่บ้าน, ชุมชน…
in German das Dorf, Dorf-……
in Catalan poble, llogarret…
in Japanese 村…
in Indonesian desa, penduduk desa…
in Chinese (Simplified) 村庄, 村子, 全体村民…
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