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efficiency apartment

a small apartment consisting typically of a combined living room and bedroom area, a bathroom, and a kitchenette.
Also called efficiency.
Origin of efficiency apartment
1925-30 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • However, the complainant and defendant moved to the bed in the efficiency apartment.
  • Rent per square foot is generally the highest in efficiency apartment units and the lowest in three bedroom units.
British Dictionary definitions for efficiency apartment

efficiency apartment

(US) a small flat or bedsit
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