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Definition 1: yard consisting of an outdoor area for children's play - [noun denoting artifact]

(playground is a kind of ...) the enclosed land around a house or other building

"it was a small house with almost no yard"

(playground is a part of ...) a plaything consisting of a board balanced on a fulcrum; the board is ridden up and down by children at either end

(playground is a part of ...) plaything consisting of a sloping chute down which children can slide

(playground is a part of ...) mechanical device used as a plaything to support someone swinging back and forth

Definition 2: an area where many people go for recreation - [noun denoting location]

Synonyms for playground in the sense of this definition

(playground is a kind of ...) a particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography)

"it was a mountainous area" "Bible country"

(... is a kind of playground ) a health resort near a spring or at the seaside

(... is a kind of playground ) (informal) a resort area in the Catskill Mountains of New York that was patronized primarily by Jewish guests

"many comedians learned their trade playing the borscht circuit"

(... is an instance of playground) a well-known beach and resort area on Oahu Island to the southeast of Honolulu

(playground is a part of ...) a fashionable hotel usually in a resort area

(playground is a part of ...) a hotel located in a resort area

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