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English definition of “dwelling”

dwelling

noun [C]     /ˈdwelɪŋ/ LAW, PROPERTY
a building that someone lives in: He was arrested on burglary of a dwelling charges . a dwelling house a single-family/multi-family dwelling the erection of a single-storey dwelling sb's permanent / temporary dwelling
(Definition of dwelling noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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