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housing projectnoun [C]

us   /ˈhɑʊ·zɪŋ ˌprɑdʒ·ekt, -ɪkt/ also project
a group of houses or apartments, usually provided by the government for families who have very low incomes
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housing projectnoun [C]

uk   /ˈhaʊ.zɪŋ ˌprɒdʒ.ekt/ us   /ˈhaʊ.zɪŋ ˌprɑː.dʒekt/ US also project, UK council estate
a group of houses or apartments, usually provided by the government for families who have low incomes
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