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- n. Plural form of lake dwelling.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. dwellings built over a lake, sometimes on piles, and sometimes on rude foundations kept in place by piles; specifically, such dwellings of prehistoric times. Lake dwellings are still used by many savage tribes. Called also lacustrine dwellings. See Crannog.
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