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con·do·min·i·um

 (kŏn′də-mĭn′ē-əm)
n. pl. con·do·min·i·ums also con·do·min·i·a (-mĭn′ē-ə)
1.
a. A building or complex in which units of property, such as apartments, are owned by individuals and common parts of the property, such as the grounds and building structure, are owned jointly by the unit owners.
b. A unit in such a complex.
2.
a. Joint sovereignty, especially joint rule of territory by two or more nations, or a plan to achieve it: "The allies would fear that they were pawns in a superpower condominium" (New Republic).
b. A politically dependent territory.

[con- + Latin dominium, dominion, ownership; see domain.]

con′do·min′i·al (-ē-əl) adj.
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condominium

(ˌkɒndəˈmɪnɪəm)
n, pl -ums
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) joint rule or sovereignty
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a country ruled by two or more foreign powers
3. (Building)
a. an apartment building in which each apartment is individually wholly owned and the common areas are jointly owned
b. the title under which an apartment in such a building is owned
Compare cooperative5
[C18: from New Latin, from Latin com- together + dominium ownership; see dominion]
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con•do•min•i•um

(ˌkɒn dəˈmɪn i əm)

n.
1. an apartment house, office building, or other multiple-unit complex, the units of which are individually owned, with each owner receiving a deed to the unit purchased, including the right to sell or mortgage that unit, and sharing in joint ownership of any common grounds, passageways, etc.
2. a unit in such a building.
3.
a. joint sovereignty over a territory by several states.
b. the territory itself.
[1705–15; < New Latin, = Latin con- con- + dominium rule, ownership; see dominion]
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condominium

International Law. a joint sovereignty over a colony or dependent territory by several states. — condominate, v.
See also: Government
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.condominium - one of the dwelling units in a condominiumcondominium - one of the dwelling units in a condominium
condominium - housing consisting of a complex of dwelling units (as an apartment house) in which each unit is individually owned
dwelling, dwelling house, habitation, home, abode, domicile - housing that someone is living in; "he built a modest dwelling near the pond"; "they raise money to provide homes for the homeless"
2.condominium - housing consisting of a complex of dwelling units (as an apartment house) in which each unit is individually owned
condo, condominium - one of the dwelling units in a condominium
housing, living accommodations, lodging - structures collectively in which people are housed
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Translations

condominium

[ˌkɒndəˈmɪnɪəm] N (condominiums (pl))
1. (US) (= building) → bloque m de pisos, condominio m (LAm) (en copropiedad de los que lo habitan); (= apartment) → piso m or apartamento m (en propiedad), condominio m (LAm)
2. (Pol) → condominio m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

condominium

[ˌkɒndəˈmɪniəm] n (US)
(= building) → immeuble m (en copropriété)
(= apartment) → appartement m (dans un immeuble en copropriété)
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

condominium

n
(Pol) → Kondominium nt; (= rule also)Kondominat nt
(US: = apartment house) → ˜ Haus ntmit Eigentumswohnungen, Eigentumsblock m; (= single apartment)˜ Eigentumswohnung f
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condominium

[ˌkɒndəˈmɪnɪəm] n (Am) → condominio
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The police and military arrested Suaybaguio at her safehouse in Escalades Condominum Tower 5 in Cubao, Quezon City.
'Ako po'y nananawagan lalo na sa ating mga kababayang nakatira sa condominum or working in places na skyscraper heights na, I think they should ask the building owners if they have the earthquake machine because required na po ito ng batas,' Pineda said in a press conference.
The first tower called Anilao will be the condominum tower to be completed by end of the first quarter of next year.
The 1,860 s/f space is located at the bease of Citizen 360, a new condominum development by Anbau.
Its deputy director-general Omar Mat Piah told Malay Mail that the department is still investigating the matter while the evidence gathered at the work site of super highrise condominum The Address, could be used in court.
In determining whether a condominium owner's private front porch was considered curtilage, the District of New Mexico applied the Dunn factors, finding that "[t]he porch is attached to his home; it is recessed and visually distinguishable from the public area of the condominum complex; and it houses furniture, which Defendant uses for normal activities of daily living, such as dining." (63) Several courts have also found the Dunn factors support a finding of curtilage in some instances of apartment common areas.
In 2010 Samui Emerald paved the way for beach destination lovers to get involved in an easy and affordable way, with their quickly sold out Condominium development, consequently taking Thailand Property Award for best Samui Condominum project.