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cold-water flat

[ kohld-waw-ter, -wot-er ]
/ ˈkoʊldˌwɔ tər, -ˌwɒt ər /
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noun Chiefly Northeastern U.S.

(formerly) an apartment provided with only cold running water, often in a building with no central heating.

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Origin of cold-water flat

First recorded in 1940–45
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