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English definition of “building”

building

noun     /ˈbɪldɪŋ/
STRUCTURE [C] A2 a structure with walls and a roof , such as a house , school , etc : an office buildingBuildings in generalShops, markets and auctionsRestaurants and cafes
ACTIVITY [U] the activity of putting together materials and parts to make structures : building materials → See also apartment buildingConstruction work and workers
(Definition of building noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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