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variant of gamboge sense 1


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plural -s
: pierced concrete block used to make brise-soleils in Latin-American architecture
achieve ventilation and decoration at the same time by the skillful insertion of cambogéHouse Beautiful

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“Camboge.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

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