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1.Permanent or temporary structure enclosed within exterior walls and a roof, and including all attached apparatus, equipment, and fixtures that cannot be removed without cutting into ceiling, floors, or walls.
2.Activity in which a structure is constructed from materials, and which is distinct from manufacturing, trading, transportation, and other activities.

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  • I think I was at the right building, but was not sure because it was a lot taller than the one I had seen in the photo.

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  • The building was constructed to house the newly implemented designs created by the team of engineers working on the project.

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  • You must know all the areas of your building so that if you have an emergency you can reach them quickly.

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