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Groups of buildings

barracks

noun

a group of buildings where members of the armed forces live and work

block

noun

a building that is part of a larger building or group of buildings

centre

noun

a building or group of buildings where people go to do a particular activity

complex

noun

a group of buildings together, or a building that has several parts

development

noun

a group of buildings that have been built together on a piece of land

huddle

noun

a group of buildings that are built close to each other

mom jeans

a style of loose-fitting jeans with a high waist, often considered unfashionable

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endies

Employed but with No Disposable Income or Savings: people who are in work but only earn just enough to live on

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