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tract house

noun [C] uk   US us  
one of a large number of very similar-looking houses built on a single area of land
Translations of “tract house”
in Chinese (Traditional) (同一地塊上外觀十分相似的)住宅區房屋…
in Chinese (Simplified) (同一地块上外观十分相似的)住宅区房屋…
(Definition of tract house from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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