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housing  

[1]  
      n  
1   
a    houses or dwellings collectively  
b    (as modifier)  
a housing problem     
2    the act of providing with accommodation  
3    a hole, recess, groove, or slot made in one wooden member to receive another  
4    a part designed to shelter, cover, contain, or support a component, such as a bearing, or a mechanism, such as a pump or wheel  
a bearing housing, a motor housing, a wheel housing     
5       another word for       houseline  
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n.
one who solves people's problems
exp.
a problem, a trouble, a hiccup
the fly in the ointment that summer was the terrible weather: l' ennui cet été là fut le mauvais temps.
exp.
When sth sounds too good to be true and not as good as it seems to be and you suspect that there is a hidden problem
n.
a clusterfuck means several problems occurring at the same time
Mainly US usage, very colloquial/vulgar
adj.
with a complex structure; difficult to approach; multiple problems generator
exp.
used to point out that small problems or unpleasant events can in the end help things get better

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