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n. pl. fa·cil·i·ties
a. Ease in moving, acting, or doing: "a soldier who was expected to be able to fell a tree ... or build a bridge with equal facility" (Bruce I. Gudmundsson).
b. An ability or talent; an aptitude: "He was a mediocre student who had a facility for absorbing details without curiosity" (Jhumpa Lahiri).
2. often facilities
a. A building, room, array of equipment, or a number of such things, designed to serve a particular function: hospitals and other health care facilities.
b. Something that facilitates an action or process: The region has very poor transportation facilities.
3. facilities Informal A restroom or public toilet.
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facilities→ تَسْهِيلات zařízení faciliteter Einrichtungen εγκαταστάσεις instalaciones palvelut équipement postrojenje strutture 設備 시설 faciliteiten bekvemmeligheter udogodnienia instalações удобства inrättningar สิ่งอำนวยความสะดวกต่างๆ Tesisler phương tiện 设备
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
- What facilities do you have here?
- Lodgings with kitchen facilities (US)
- What sports facilities are there?
- What facilities do you have for disabled people?
- Do you have facilities for children?
- Are there facilities for parents with babies?
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