floor-through

[ flawr-throo, flohr- ]
/ ˈflɔrˌθru, ˈfloʊr- /

adjective

occupying the entire depth of a building: a floor-through apartment.

noun

a floor-through dwelling.

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decorum

Origin of floor-through

First recorded in 1965–70
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