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row house

[roh] /roʊ/
noun
1.
one of a row of houses having uniform, or nearly uniform, plans and fenestration and usually having a uniform architectural treatment, as in certain housing developments.
2.
a house having at least one side wall in common with a neighboring dwelling.
Origin of row house
1935-1940
First recorded in 1935-40
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  • A trace is all that remains of a road which once ran east-west between parallel ditches, south of the row house.

British Dictionary definitions for row house

row house

/rəʊ/
noun
1.
(US & Canadian) a house that is part of a terrace Also called (in Britain and certain other countries) terraced house
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