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skyscrapernoun [C]

 us   /ˈskɑɪˌskreɪ·pər/
a very ​tallbuilding: The ​restaurant is at the ​top of one of the ​bigdowntown skyscrapers.
(Definition of skyscraper from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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skyscrapernoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈskaɪˌskreɪpər/
a very ​tallbuilding in a city: the ​soaring skyscrapers of New York City
(Definition of skyscraper from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “skyscraper”
in Arabic ناطِحة سَحاب…
in Korean 고층 건물…
in Portuguese arranha-céu…
in Catalan gratacel…
in Japanese 超高層ビル, 摩天楼…
in Chinese (Simplified) 摩天大楼…
in Turkish gökdelen…
in Russian небоскреб…
in Chinese (Traditional) 摩天大樓…
in Italian grattacielo…
in Polish drapacz chmur…
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