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Portakabin in Buildings topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishPortakabinPor‧ta‧kab‧in /ˈpɔːtəkæbɪn $ ˈpɔːr-/ noun [countable] trademark British English 🔊 🔊 TBBTBCa very small building that can be used as a temporary office, classroom etc, and can be moved by truck
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PortakabinThis time we really thought we had lost her, but some time later we saw her crawl underneath my Portakabin.Ostermeier worked at the Baracke, a complex of Portakabins that the prestigious Deutsches Theater had lent him.Was it any wonder I resorted to the drinks cabinet in the director's Portakabin?