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courtyardnoun [C]

uk   /ˈkɔːt.jɑːd/  us   /ˈkɔːrt.jɑːrd/
an ​area of ​flatgroundoutside that is ​partly or ​completelysurrounded by the ​walls of a ​building
(Definition of courtyard from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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courtyardnoun [C]

 us   /ˈkɔrtˌjɑrd, ˈkoʊrt-/
an ​area of ​flatgroundoutside and ​partly or ​completelysurrounded by one or more ​buildings: Entrance to the ​apartmentbuilding is through a ​central courtyard.
(Definition of courtyard from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “courtyard”
in Chinese (Simplified) 庭院,院子…
in Turkish avlu, iç bahçe, hayat…
in Russian внутренний двор…
in Chinese (Traditional) 庭院,院子…
in Polish dziedziniec…
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