Meaning of “tied cottage” in the English Dictionary

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"tied cottage" in British English

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tied cottagenoun [ C ]

uk /ˌtaɪd ˈkɒt.ɪdʒ/ us /ˌtaɪd ˈkɑː.t̬ɪdʒ/ also tied house UK

a house owned by your employer that you can live in for as long as you are employed in a particular job

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