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apartment

noun uk   /əˈpɑːt.mənt/  us   /-ˈpɑːrt-/
A2 [C] mainly US (UK usually flat) a set of rooms for living in, especially on one floor of a building: I'll give you the keys to my apartment. They have six luxury apartments for sale. a holiday apartmentapartments [plural] a set of large rooms with expensive furniture and decoration in, for example, a public building or castle: The Royal Apartments are open to the public.
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