Meaning of “apartment building” in the English Dictionary

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"apartment building" in British English

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apartment buildingnoun [ C ]

uk /əˈpɑːt.mənt ˌbɪl.dɪŋ/ us /əˈpɑːrt.mənt ˌbɪl.dɪŋ/ US UK block of flats

A2 a large building that is divided into apartments

(Definition of “apartment building” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"apartment building" in American English

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apartment buildingnoun [ C ]

also apartment house

a building containing apartments

(Definition of “apartment building” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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