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party wall

noun [C]
 
 
PROPERTY
a wall that is shared by two buildings: Any building owner wishing to undertake work to the party wall must get permission from the owner of the adjoining building.
Translations of “party wall”
in Chinese (Traditional) 隔斷牆,界牆,共用牆…
in Chinese (Simplified) 共享墙,界墙…
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