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council housingnoun [U]

uk   us   UK (US public housing)
houses or ​flatsprovided by the ​government at ​lowrents for ​people who have ​lowincomes
(Definition of council housing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “council housing”
in Chinese (Simplified) (租金低于私有住房的)公有住房,市建住房…
in Chinese (Traditional) (租金低於私有住房的)公有住房,市建住房…
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