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Apartment vs. Townhouse

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Apartmentnoun

A complete domicile occupying only part of a building.

‘apartment dwellers’;

Townhousenoun

A row or terraced house.

Apartmentnoun

(archaic) A suite of rooms within a domicile, designated for a specific person or persons and including a bedroom.

Townhousenoun

A house in an urban setting.

Apartmentnoun

(obsolete) A division of an enclosure that is separate from others; a compartment

Townhousenoun

(dated) Town hall.

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Apartmentnoun

A conceptual space used for separation in the threading architecture. Objects in one apartment cannot directly access those in another, but must use a proxy.

Townhousenoun

A building devoted to the public used of a town; a townhall.

Apartmentnoun

A room in a building; a division in a house, separated from others by partitions.

Townhouse

A townhouse, townhome, town house, or town home, is a type of terraced housing. A modern townhouse is often one with a small footprint on multiple floors.

Apartmentnoun

A set or suite of rooms.

Apartmentnoun

A compartment.

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Apartmentnoun

A room or suite of rooms in a building comprising a dwelling unit separate from others in the building, and typically having its own separate bath, sanitary, and kitchen facilities. Such apartments are in most cases rented from the owner by those dwelling in them.

Apartmentnoun

a suite of rooms usually on one floor of an apartment house

Apartmentnoun

a flat, typically one that is well appointed or used for holidays

‘self-catering holiday apartments’;

Apartmentnoun

a suite of rooms forming one residence; a flat

‘the family lived in a rented apartment’;

Apartmentnoun

a block of apartments

‘a district of six-storey apartments arranged along narrow streets’;

Apartmentnoun

a set of private rooms in a very large house

‘the Imperial apartments’;

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Apartment

An apartment (American English), or flat (British English, Indian English, South African English), is a self-contained housing unit (a type of residential real estate) that occupies only part of a building, generally on a single story. There are many names for these overall buildings, see below.

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