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"air conditioning" in British English

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air conditioningnoun [U]

uk   /ˈeə kənˌdɪʃ.ən.ɪŋ/  us   /ˈer kənˌdɪʃ.ən.ɪŋ/
B1 the system used for keeping the air in a building or vehicle cool: I wish my car had air conditioning.

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(Definition of air conditioning from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"air conditioning" in American English

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air conditioningnoun [U]

 us   /ˈeər kənˌdɪʃ·ə·nɪŋ/
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air conditioningnoun [U]

uk   us   (UK informal also air con)
the electrical system used for keeping the air in a building, room, or vehicle cool: an air-conditioning system All hotel rooms have air conditioning.
(Definition of air conditioning from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “air conditioning”
in Arabic تَكْييف الهَواء…
in Korean 에어컨 (장치)…
in Portuguese ar-condicionado…
in Catalan aire condicionat…
in Japanese 空調設備, エアコンディショニング…
in Chinese (Simplified) 空调系统…
in Turkish soğutma sistemi…
in Russian кондиционирование воздуха…
in Chinese (Traditional) 空調系統…
in Italian aria condizionata…
in Polish klimatyzacja…
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