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English definition of “ceiling”

ceiling

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈsiːlɪŋ/
ROOM A2 the surface of a room that you can see when you look above youRoofs and parts of roofs
AMOUNT a limit on the amount that can be paid for something: They have set a ceiling on pay rises.Range and limits
(Definition of ceiling from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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