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model home

noun

a representative house built and shown as advertisement for buyers to build similar homes; also called show house , spec house , [model unit]

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  • Another house was made into a model home—(model for that quarter)—in which the domestic science department was located.

    The New Education Scott Nearing
  • The single man cannot create this model home, which is to teach the people by example what Christian family life should be.

    The Gist of Japan R. B. Peery
  • All is as neat as a pin; Uncle Elk needs no one to teach him how to keep a model home.

    The Boy Patrol on Guard Edward S. Ellis

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