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noun as in constructed dwelling


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Mike Gallagher, president of HVAC contractor Western Allied, believes that’s going to catch commercial building managers by surprise once the current wave of fires dies down.

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The refurbishment of buildings is a worthy but generally dull subject.

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The new goal will require buildings to become more energy-efficient and companies will face more strict pollution caps in the EU’s carbon market, the world’s biggest.

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They will also provide job preparation resources such as resume prep and building interviewing skills.

Broadstone Net Lease owns buildings that house Red Lobster restaurants, among other corporate tenants.

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But no more so than the Sodexo building maintenance man or the two cops who were also killed in the crossfire.

The most recent issue contains detailed instructions for building car bombs, and the magazine frequently draws up hit-lists.

Two witnesses outside the Charlie Hebdo office building quoted the Kouachi brothers claiming they were members of al Qaeda.

I wish I was a young Carole King, working in the Brill Building.

Millions of dollars in renovation later the building is gorgeous—Clean, well-kept, organized.

Almost as soon as she had finished building her nest she had discovered a strange-looking egg there.

The last-named building remained in the possession of the Unitarians until 1861, when it was sold to the Roman Catholics.

Children, and the building of a city shall establish a name, but a blameless wife shall be counted above them both.

He has secured the release of certain Spanish prisoners, and is building two ships.

He saw a large building, in front of which were long, slender strips of shining steel.

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On this page you'll find 34 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to building, such as: architecture, construction, home, house, hut, and domicile.

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