British a historical building or the remains of one, usually dating from no later than the medieval period, that has been designated as worthy of preservation and is often in the care of a government department
Everyday English Words With Ancient Arabic RootsThroughout the English language are Arabic roots. Read on for the surprising Arabian delights in English. English would be awfully bland without them.
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