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flophouse

noun [C]  us   /ˈflɑpˌhɑʊs/ (plural flophouses  /ˈflɑpˌhɑʊ·zəz, -səz/ )
a cheap, usually dirty, hotel: That area of Manhattan used to be full of flophouses.
Translations of “flophouse”
in Chinese (Traditional) (供無家可歸者住宿的)廉價旅店…
in Chinese (Simplified) (供无家可归者住宿的)廉价旅店…
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