a famous old hotel in Singapore, in a beautiful 19th century building. It is a popular place for wealthy people to stay, and is named after Sir Stamford Raffles, who brought Singapore under British control in 1819.
Definition from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English Advanced Learner's Dictionary.
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