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boarding housenoun [C]

uk   /ˈbɔː.dɪŋ ˌhaʊs/  us   /ˈbɔːr.dɪŋ ˌhaʊs/ (US also rooming house)
a private house where you can pay to stay and receive meals
(Definition of boarding house from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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boarding housenoun [C]

 us   /ˈbɔr·dɪŋ ˌhɑʊs, ˈboʊr-/ (plural boarding houses)
a private house that a person pays to stay in and receive meals
(Definition of boarding house from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “boarding house”
in Chinese (Simplified) 寄宿住房(指提供膳食的私人住房)…
in Turkish pansiyon…
in Russian пансион…
in Chinese (Traditional) 寄宿住房(指提供膳食的私人住房)…
in Polish pensjonat…
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