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  *楼* | 楼* | *楼
house with more than 1 story / storied building / floor / CL: 層|层, , 棟|栋
  *楼* | 楼* | *楼
surname Lou
building (a relatively large, multi-storey one) / CL: ,
main building
office building / CL: , 棟|栋
a drum tower / Drum Tower, historic attraction in Xian, Beijing etc
high building / multistory building / skyscraper / CL:
tower (of building)
top floor / attic / loft / garret / penthouse / (flat) rooftop (often used as an outdoor living area etc)
multistoried building / tower / pagoda
garret / loft / attic
Zhonglou district of Changzhou city 常州市, Jiangsu
bell tower / campanile / clock tower / Bell Tower, historic attraction in Xian, Beijing etc
slab type building
to go upstairs
to go downstairs
dormitory building / CL: ,
to jump from a building (to kill oneself) / fig. to sell at a large discount (in advertising)
tearoom / teahouse / dim sum restaurant (Hong Kong)
office building
Yellow Crane Tower in Wuhan City, built in 223, burnt down in 1884, rebuilt in 1985 / favored place of poet sages, who in legend arrived riding golden cranes / Tang poem by Cui Hao 崔顥|崔颢, with theme 'the past will never return' / one of three famous pagodas in China along with Yueyang Tower 岳陽樓|岳阳楼 in Yueyang, north Hunan, and Tengwang Tower 滕王閣|滕王阁 in Nanchang, Jiangxi
airport terminal
decorated archway
city gate tower
(literary) brothel / pleasure quarters
apartment building / CL:
to fall off or jump off a building
department store
the Pentagon
dangerous housing / building that is about to collapse
Shilou county in Lüliang 呂梁|吕梁, Shanxi 山西
traditional Hakka communal residence in Fujian, typically a large multi-story circular structure built around a central shrine
residential building / CL: , , 棟|栋
mirage (lit. or fig.)
skyscraper / CL:
arcade (architecture)
silverware store / jewelry center
corner (between walls)
watch tower / drum tower marking night watches
small ventilation tower on roof of building
multi-storied building
haunted house
to jump to one's death
Chihkan Tower (formerly Fort Provintia) in Tainan, Taiwan (also written 赤崁樓|赤崁楼)
watchtower / observation tower / police booth
watchtower / lookout tower
World Trade Center (the twin towers destroyed by the 9-11 terrorists)
house overhanging a river, supported at the rear by stilts / house built in a hilly area, supported by stilts
apartment building
apartment building / residential tower
to take it up a notch / to bring it up a level
airport terminal
tenement building, typically of 2-4 stories, with a shop on the ground floor and upper floors used for residential purposes (esp. in southern China)
office building
Yueyang Tower, famous beauty spot in Yueyang, north Hunan, overlooking Dongting Lake 洞庭湖 / one of three famous pagodas in China along with Yellow Crane Tower 黃鶴樓|黄鹤楼 in Wuhan, Hubei and Tengwang Tower 滕王閣|滕王阁 in Nanchang, Jiangxi
skyscraper / CL:
teaching block / school building
airport terminal
Chihkan Tower (formerly Fort Provintia) in Tainan, Taiwan (also written 赤嵌樓|赤嵌楼)

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