multidwelling

dwelling

[dwel-ing]
noun
a building or place of shelter to live in; place of residence; abode; home.

Origin:
1250–1300; Middle English; see dwell, -ing1

multidwelling, noun, adjective


See house.
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dwelling (ˈdwɛlɪŋ)
 
n
formal, literary a place of residence

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dwelling
"place of residence," mid-14c., from dwell.
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