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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “hovel”

hovel

noun [C]     /ˈhɒv.əl/ US  /ˈhɑː.vəl/
a small home which is dirty and in bad condition
破敗的小屋;骯髒簡陋的住所
Houses and homesUnpleasant placesPlaces and locations
(Definition of hovel noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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