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facility

  

      n   pl   , -ties  
1    ease of action or performance; freedom from difficulty  
2    ready skill or ease deriving from practice or familiarity  
3    often pl   the means or equipment facilitating the performance of an action  
4    Rare   easy-going disposition  
5      (Military)   an organization or building offering supporting capability  
6    usually pl      a euphemistic word for       lavatory  
     (C15: from Latin facilitas, from facilis easy; see facile)  


committed facility  
      n   an agreement by a bank to provide a customer with funds up to a specified limit at a specified rate of interest  
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facility

  
1    ability, adroitness, craft, dexterity, ease, efficiency, effortlessness, expertness, fluency, gift, knack, proficiency, quickness, readiness, skilfulness, skill, smoothness, talent  
2      (often plural)    advantage, aid, amenity, appliance, convenience, equipment, means, opportunity, resource  
  
Antonyms     
  
1    awkwardness, clumsiness, difficulty, hardship, ineptness, maladroitness, pains  

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n.
Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly—sometimes called "Assisted Living" or "Board and Care" facilities
n.
care home
n.
care provided for old or sick people or children in a residential facility ("home")
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