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real estatenoun [U]

uk   /ˈrɪəl ɪˌsteɪt/  us   /ˈriː.əl ɪˌsteɪt/ mainly US
property in the form of land or buildings: We're going to buy a piece of real estate.
(Definition of real estate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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real estatenoun [U]

 us   /ˈri·əl əˌsteɪt, ˈril/
property in the form of land or buildings
(Definition of real estate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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real estatenoun [U]

uk   us   (also realty, also real property) US PROPERTY
land or buildings that someone owns: It's a prime piece of real estate. commercial/residential/industrial real estatebuy/sell/invest in real estate Supported by bank loans, several manufacturing companies in the area invested heavily in real estate.
(Definition of real estate from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “real estate”
in Arabic عَقارات…
in Korean 부동산…
in Portuguese imóveis…
in Catalan propietats…
in Japanese 不動産…
in Chinese (Simplified) 房地产, 不动产…
in Turkish gayri menkul, emlâk, taşınmaz mal/mülk…
in Russian недвижимость…
in Chinese (Traditional) 房地產, 不動產…
in Italian beni immobili…
in Polish nieruchomości…
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“real estate” in Business English

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