duplex house


noun

a house having separate apartments for two families, especially a two-story house having a complete apartment on each floor and two separate entrances.

Nearby words

  1. duplessis-mornay,
  2. duplet,
  3. duplex,
  4. duplex apartment,
  5. duplex chain,
  6. duplex kidney,
  7. duplex lock,
  8. duplex process,
  9. duplex pump,
  10. duplex uterus

Also called duplex.

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British Dictionary definitions for duplex house

duplex house

noun

US and Canadian a house divided into two separate dwellingsAlso called (US): semidetached
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