Apartment house

Apartment house
Apartment house A*part"ment house A building comprising a number of lving units (apartments[4]) designed for separate housekeeping tenements, but having conveniences, such as heat, light, elevator service, etc., furnished in common; contrasted to a {detached dwelling}. Sometimes distinguished in the United States from a {flat house}, in which each living unit comprises one entire floor, whereas in an apartment house a floor may be partitioned into any number of apartments[4]. [Webster 1913 Suppl. +PJC]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Игры ⚽ Нужен реферат?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • apartment house — apartment building UK / US or apartment house UK / US noun [countable] Word forms apartment building : singular apartment building plural apartment buildings Word forms apartment house : singular apartment house plural apartment houses American a …   English dictionary

  • apartment house — a building containing a number of residential apartments. Also called apartment building. [1870 75, Amer.] * * * ▪ architecture also called  apartment block , or  block of flats   building containing more than one dwelling unit, most of which are …   Universalium

  • apartment house — noun a building that is divided into apartments (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑apartment building • Hypernyms: ↑building, ↑edifice • Hyponyms: ↑tenement, ↑tenement house, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Apartment House - The Modern Flat — (Прага,Чехия) Категория отеля: 4 звездочный отель Адрес: Soukenicka …   Каталог отелей

  • Apartment House Jager — (Бохинское озеро,Словения) Категория отеля: 3 звездочный отель Адрес: Srednja …   Каталог отелей

  • Apartment House Matko — (Maranovići,Хорватия) Категория отеля: 3 звездочный отель Адрес: Prožurska Luk …   Каталог отелей

  • Apartment House Sofia — (София,Болгария) Категория отеля: 3 звездочный отель Адрес: 2 4 Golo Bardo Str., 1407 София …   Каталог отелей

  • Apartment House Potnik — (Зрече,Словения) Категория отеля: 3 звездочный отель Адрес: Kovaska cesta 14 …   Каталог отелей

  • Apartment House Blazar — (Tolmin,Словения) Категория отеля: 3 звездочный отель Адрес: Volarje 48a, 522 …   Каталог отелей

  • Apartment House Troja — (Прага,Чехия) Категория отеля: 4 звездочный отель Адрес: V Podhoří 2a, Прага …   Каталог отелей

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”