Definition of premises in English:

premises

Syllabification: prem·is·es
Pronunciation: /ˈpreməsəz
 
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noun

  • A house or building, together with its land and outbuildings, occupied by a business or considered in an official context: business premises supplying alcoholic liquor for consumption on the premises
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    • The Commissioners' case that the Playgroup operates as a business on the premises must therefore be based on the nature and operation of the playgroup itself.
    • The expansive lodge he built on the premises was a prefabricated building, one of the first of its kind, and was delivered to Sedgefields by train.
    • One cold morning in 1999 a carton box was found on the premises of a church building in Kabwata.
    Synonyms
    building(s), property, site, office

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