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row house

[roh] /roʊ/
one of a row of houses having uniform, or nearly uniform, plans and fenestration and usually having a uniform architectural treatment, as in certain housing developments.
a house having at least one side wall in common with a neighboring dwelling.
Origin of row house
1935-40 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for row house
  • There are also a few row house groupings and duplexes along the edges of the community.
  • If you live in a row house or townhome and have not yet ordered a wheeled recycling cart.
  • These neighborhoods are characterized by the ubiquitous row house, constructed of brick and usually three or four stories high.
  • The district is made up of large individual houses, duplexes, small row house groupings and a few apartment houses.
  • At the same time, they renovated a fifth row house on the same street using their standard building techniques.
British Dictionary definitions for row house

row house

(US & Canadian) a house that is part of a terrace Also called (in Britain and certain other countries) terraced house
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