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n. pl. con·do·min·i·ums also con·do·min·i·a (-mĭn′ē-ə)
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.
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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n, pl -ums
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) joint rule or sovereignty
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a country ruled by two or more foreign powers
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 ownedCompare 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)
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.
a. joint sovereignty over a territory by several states.
b. the territory itself.
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International Law. a joint sovereignty over a colony or dependent territory by several states. — condominate, v.See also: Government
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|Noun||1.||condominium - 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
|2.||condominium - housing consisting of a complex of dwelling units (as an apartment house) in which each unit is individually owned|
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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)
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Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
condominium[ˌkɒndəˈmɪnɪəm] n (Am) → condominio
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