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Definition of amenity noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

amenity

 noun
noun
NAmE//əˈmɛnət̮i//
 
, NAmE//əˈmi‑//
 
[usually plural] (pl. amenities)
 
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a feature that makes a place pleasant, comfortable, or easy to live in The campsite is close to all the local amenities. Many of the houses lacked even basic amenities (= for example, bathrooms, showers, hot water).
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