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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 building Construction work and workers
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