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court

noun (OPEN AREA)    /kɔːt/ US  /kɔːrt/
[C] an area or a short road that is not covered by a roof and is mostly or completely surrounded by buildings: You really should go and see the lovely medieval court in the castle.Gardens and yards Court mainly UK used in the names of some roads, and buildings containing apartmentsHouses and homes
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