railroad apartment

railroad apartment
noun

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Railroad apartment — A railroad apartment, or railroad flat, is an apartment with a series of rooms connecting to each other in a line. [Cassidy, Frances Gomes. Dictionary of American Regional English. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1985. ISBN… …   Wikipedia

  • Railroad Apartment — renoviertes, zweistöckiges Shotgun House in New Orleans einstöckiges Shotgun House, New Orleans Der Begriff Shotgun House (deut …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • railroad flat — noun an apartment whose rooms are all in a line with doors between them • Hypernyms: ↑apartment, ↑flat * * * noun or railroad apartment : an apartment in a substandard building having a series of narrow rooms arranged in line usually with each… …   Useful english dictionary

  • railroad flat — an apartment whose series of narrow rooms forms a more or less straight line. Also called railroad apartment. [1925 30] * * * …   Universalium

  • Apartment Profumo Di Mare Santo Stefano Di Camastra — (Санто Стефано ди Камастра,Италия) Категория отеля: 2 звездочный отель …   Каталог отелей

  • railroad flat — ☆ railroad flat n. an apartment of rooms in a line, entered one from another, with no hallway …   English World dictionary

  • apartment house — a building containing a number of residential apartments. Also called apartment building. [1870 75, Amer.] * * * ▪ architecture also called  apartment block , or  block of flats   building containing more than one dwelling unit, most of which are …   Universalium

  • apartment — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. flat, suite, rooms, maisonette, tenement, walk up; condo[minium], co op. See abode, receptacle. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. rooms, quarters, flat, suite, cooperative apartment, condominium apartment,… …   English dictionary for students

  • railroad flat — noun Date: 1947 an apartment having a series of narrow rooms arranged in line …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • railroad flat — rail′road flat n. an apartment whose series of narrow rooms forms a more or less straight line. Also called rail′road apart ment …   From formal English to slang

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