Meaning of “villa” in the English Dictionary

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"villa" in British English

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villanoun [ C ]

uk /ˈvɪl.ə/ us /ˈvɪl.ə/

a house, usually in the countryside or near the sea, especially in southern Europe, and often one that people can rent for a holiday:

They have a villa in Spain.

(Definition of “villa” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"villa" in American English

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villanoun [ C ]

us /ˈvɪl·ə/

a large house, usually in a rural area or near the sea

(Definition of “villa” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)