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housing

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

something that encloses another thing especially to protect it
  • a camera with a waterproof housing for taking pictures of coral reefs and other underwater features

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housing

verb
present participle of house

Synonyms & Antonyms of housing (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to provide with living quarters or shelter
  • some of the freshmen were temporarily housed in local motels while the new dorm was being finished

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The first known use of housing was in the 14th century

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“Housing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/housing. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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