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duplex

noun [C] uk   /ˈdjuː.pleks/  us   /ˈduː-/ (also duplex apartment)

duplex noun [C] (ROOMS)

a set of rooms for living in that are on two floors of a building

duplex noun [C] (TWO HOUSES)

Australian English a pair of small houses on a single floor that are joined together
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