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English definition of “real estate”

real estate

noun [U]
 
 
(also realty, also real property) US PROPERTY
land or buildings that someone owns: It's a prime piece of real estate. commercial/residential/industrial real estatebuy/sell/invest in real estate Supported by bank loans, several manufacturing companies in the area invested heavily in real estate.
(Definition of real estate from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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