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row house

[ roh ]
/ roʊ /
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noun
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.
a house having at least one side wall in common with a neighboring dwelling.
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Origin of row house

First recorded in 1935–40
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British Dictionary definitions for row house

row house
/ (rəʊ) /

noun
US and Canadian a house that is part of a terraceAlso called (in Britain and certain other countries): terraced house
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