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English definition of “hill station”

hill station

noun [C]     UK
a village or town high up in the hills, especially in South Asia, where people go in the summer to escape from the heatTowns, cities and villages (general)
(Definition of hill station noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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