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fairground

[fair-ground] /ˈfɛərˌgraʊnd/
noun
1.
Often, fairgrounds. a place where fairs, horse races, etc., are held; in the U.S. usually an area set aside by a city, county, or state for an annual fair and often containing exhibition buildings.
Origin
1735-1745
1735-45; fair2 + ground1
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  • Electric and water connections are located throughout the fairground.
  • When not in use as an emergency shelter, the large multi-purpose building is used by both the fairground staff and campers.
British Dictionary definitions for fairground

fairground

/ˈfɛəˌɡraʊnd/
noun
1.
an open space used for a fair or exhibition
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