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cold-water flat

[kohld-waw-ter, -wot-er] /ˈkoʊldˌwɔ tər, -ˌwɒt ər/
noun, Chiefly Northeastern U.S.
1.
(formerly) an apartment provided with only cold running water, often in a building with no central heating.
Origin of cold-water flat
1940-1945
1940-45
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