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housing owned or operated by a government and usually offered at low rent to the needy.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Many of the newer
apartments come with a bomb shelter, complete with a steel door.
, then make it a crime to be homeless.
Many more people were displaced from
than received vouchers.
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All revenues thus collected will be used to build
for the meek.
In return, the company publicly promised to build railways, airports and
Access to student loans, driving licences and
are all now jeopardised by taking drugs.
, already in short supply, is one irritant.
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It is one of the largest health care providers, welfare agencies,
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