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Meaning of “public housing” in the English Dictionary

"public housing" in British English

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public housingnoun [U]

uk   us   mainly US (UK usually council housing)
houses or ​flatsprovided by the ​government at ​lowrents for ​people who have ​lowincomes
(Definition of public housing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"public housing" in Business English

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public housingnoun [U]

uk   us   GOVERNMENT, PROPERTY
→  social housing
(Definition of public housing from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “public housing”
in Chinese (Simplified) 公有住房,市建住房…
in Chinese (Traditional) 公有住房,市建住房…
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