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English definition of “the White House”

the White House

noun    
PRESIDENT the US president and governmentUnited States politics and government
BUILDING the building that is the official home and offices of the US presidentUnited States politics and government
White House adjective a White House spokesman
(Definition of the White House noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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