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duplex house

n
(Architecture) US and Canadian a house divided into two separate dwellings. Also called (Brit): semidetached
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du′plex house′


n.
a house having separate apartments for two families, esp. a two-story house with an apartment on each floor and two separate entrances.
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Noun1.duplex house - a house with two units sharing a common wallduplex house - a house with two units sharing a common wall
house - a dwelling that serves as living quarters for one or more families; "he has a house on Cape Cod"; "she felt she had to get out of the house"
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duplex house

n (US) → Zweifamilienhaus nt
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Built at the cost of ` 55,000 each, the houses were designed on the pattern of an urban, two- storey duplex house expected to last 40 years.
OSMANyYE (CyHAN)- A duplex house became unusable at the end of a fire which is estimated to have broken out in a refrigerator in the southern Turkish province of Osmaniye on Monday.
The plane destroyed a warehouse used to store textbooks, an adjacent duplex house and a church and ploughed into a two-story residential building, which had four to five flats per floor.
This duplex house replaces a derelict structure on a tree-lined street in the relatively dense John Witherspoon neighborhood of Princeton Borough, a short walk from Princeton University and the center of town.
"I am also selling a three-bedroom duplex house which I rent out to a long-term tenant for EUR600 a month.
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FIRE RUINS HOUSE: A duplex house became unusable at the end of a fire which is estimated to have broken out in a refrigerator in the southern Turkish province of Osmaniye on Monday.