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prefabnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈpriː.fæb/ informal
a ​smallhouse that can be ​builtquickly from ​pieces that have been made in a ​factory: After the Second World War ​lots of prefabs were put up to ​ease the ​housingcrisis.
(Definition of prefab from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “prefab”
in Chinese (Simplified) 预制房屋,活动房屋…
in Chinese (Traditional) 預鑄住宅,組合式房屋…
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