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row house

[roh] /roʊ/
noun
1.
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.
2.
a house having at least one side wall in common with a neighboring dwelling.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40
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British Dictionary definitions for row-house

row house

/rəʊ/
noun
1.
(US & Canadian) a house that is part of a terrace Also called (in Britain and certain other countries) terraced house
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Word Origin and History for row-house
n.

1913, American English, from row (n.1), which is attested from mid-15c. in sense of "a number of houses in a line," + house (n.).

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