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party wallnoun [C]

uk   us   UK (US common wall)
a ​wall that ​divides two ​buildings that are ​joined together, and ​belongs to both of them
(Definition of party wall from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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party wallnoun [C]

uk   us   PROPERTY
a ​wall that is ​shared by two ​buildings: Any ​buildingowner wishing to ​undertakework to the ​partywall must get ​permission from the ​owner of the adjoining ​building.
(Definition of party wall from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “party wall”
in Chinese (Simplified) 共享墙,界墙…
in Chinese (Traditional) 隔斷牆,界牆,共用牆…
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