semidetached

[ sem-ee-di-tacht, sem-ahy- ]
/ ˌsɛm i dɪˈtætʃt, ˌsɛm aɪ- /

adjective

partly detached.
of or relating to a house joined by a party wall to another house or row of houses.

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Origin of semidetached

First recorded in 1855–60; semi- + detached

OTHER WORDS FROM semidetached

sem·i·de·tach·ment, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for semidetached

semidetached
/ (ˌsɛmɪdɪˈtætʃt) /

adjective

  1. (of a building) joined to another on one side by a common wall
  2. (as noun)they live in a suburban semidetached
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