Definition of 'facility'
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Example sentences containing 'facility'
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And there is no medical facility that has not been hit. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The facilities offered to visiting teams may have raised an eyebrow this season. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The archive will offer improved search facilities for users. Computing (2010)Better companies offer a facilities induction. Computing (2010)Cash reserves and credit facilities will fund the 300million deals. The Sun (2016)Some dealers offer storage facilities. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The new three-storey building will include a large immigration and baggage reclaim area, additional retail facilities and a public forecourt. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Spending on new buildings and facilities would be reduced. Times, Sunday Times (2010)These other facilities are available to the residents for an additional fee. An Introduction to Community Health (1995)The return of capital will be paid from available cashflow and additional debt facilities. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Some politicians have a facility with language. Times, Sunday Times (2011)This would open its nuclear facilities to unannounced and more intrusive inspections. Times, Sunday Times (2009)We have an overdraft facility and the bank are implying they are going to halve our credit. The Sun (2008)Details of the film are currently unknown in the absence of suitable viewing equipment and facilities. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Check out all the parks and facilities on offer. The Sun (2014)We stay in dormitory cabins with basic facilities. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The units have no doctors and lack the medical facilities of a labour ward. The Sun (2014)Then check the great facilities available at each park and call them direct to make your reservation. The Sun (2010)That usually means that adding program staff should come before constructing additional facilities. Christianity Today (2000)And nuclear facilities are an obvious target. The Sun (2015)Physical conditions were very basic and facilities were limited. The Prisons We Deserve (1994)Our medical facilities are superbly equipped to treat many more. The Sun (2014)It will be difficult for any bank to provide an overdraft facility with your lack of trading history. Times, Sunday Times (2015)University careers services often keep a variety of sample tests and many employers offer practice facilities on their websites. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Hotel and apartment owners were said to fear they would have to shut up shop if credit facilities were withdrawn. The Sun (2015)Facilities and equipment are in place. MANAGEMENT: task, responsibilities, practices (1974)The trust primarily invests in office and commercial buildings, logistics facilities and housing. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The company is also putting in place a new revolving credit facility of up to 20 million. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The practice facilities are on my doorstep so combining practice, gym and family is easy. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Meanwhile, the range of mobile money facilities offered by banks and phone companies is expanding. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It plans to spend $350 million this year drilling wells and building facilities and pipelines. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Translations for 'facility'
British English: facility NOUN
Facilities are buildings, pieces of equipment, or services that are provided for a particular purpose.
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Definition of facility from the Collins English Dictionary
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