building line


noun

(on a building lot) a line within, or coinciding with, the property line, beyond which it is illegal to build.

Nearby words

  1. builder's knot,
  2. buildering,
  3. building,
  4. building and loan association,
  5. building block,
  6. building paper,
  7. building permit,
  8. building society,
  9. building trades,
  10. buildup

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British Dictionary definitions for building line

building line

noun

the boundary line along a street beyond which buildings must not project
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