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billetnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈbɪl.ɪt/
a ​place for ​soldiers to ​stay in for a ​shorttime: Our billets were about a ​mile out of ​town.
verb [T] uk   us  
The ​soldiers were billeted in the ​townhall.
(Definition of billet from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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