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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.
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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