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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)

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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)
Translations of “apartment building”
in Turkish apartman…
in Russian многоквартирный дом…
in Polish blok lub budynek mieszkalny…
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