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1‘she lives in sumptuous lodging in London’
accommodation, rooms, chambers, living quarters, quarters, apartments
place, place to stay, place of residence, establishment, flat, suite
shelter, board, housing
a roof over one's head
informal digs, pad
formal abode, residence, dwelling, dwelling place, habitation
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