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country seatnoun [C]

uk   us   UK
a ​largehouse in the ​country with the ​landsurrounding it, ​especially one that ​belongs to a ​member of the ​upperclass: Lady Castleton has a ​flat near ​Westminster, but her ​countryseat is in Yorkshire.
(Definition of country seat from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “country seat”
in Chinese (Simplified) 乡村宅第,庄园…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鄉村宅第,莊園…
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