apartment
noun Etymology: French appartement, from Italian appartamento Date: 1641 1. a room or set of rooms fitted especially with housekeeping facilities and usually leased as a dwelling 2. a building containing several individual apartments • apartmental adjective

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  • apartment — a‧part‧ment [əˈpɑːtmənt ǁ əˈpɑːr ] noun [countable] PROPERTY a place where people live that consists of a set of rooms, usually on one floor and part of a larger building; = FLAT * * * apartment UK US /əˈpɑːtmənt/ noun [C] (UK also flat) …   Financial and business terms

  • Apartment — A*part ment, n. [F. appartement; cf. It. appartamento, fr. appartare to separate, set apart; all fr. L. ad + pars, partis, part. See {Apart}.] 1. A room in a building; a division in a house, separated from others by partitions. Fielding. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • apartment — [ə pärt′mənt] n. [Fr appartement < It appartamento < appartare, to separate < a, to + parte, PART2] 1. a room or suite of rooms to live in; esp., one suite in an apartment house ☆ 2. an apartment house adj. of, in, or for an apartment or …   English World dictionary

  • Apartment — (Дрезден,Германия) Категория отеля: Адрес: Лаубегаст, 1279 Дрезден, Германия …   Каталог отелей

  • Apartment — (Ольгинка,Россия) Категория отеля: Адрес: Микрорайон Горизонт, Ольгинка, Россия …   Каталог отелей

  • apartment — I noun home, place of residence, premises, residence associated concepts: condominium, cooperative apartment II index chamber (compartment) …   Law dictionary

  • Apartment — (Барселона,Испания) Категория отеля: Адрес: Mont d Orsà, 18, Сериа – Сен Жервази, 08017 Б …   Каталог отелей

  • Apartment — Sn erw. fach. (20. Jh.) Entlehnung. englische Form von Appartement mit englischer Aussprache. Vorwiegend für kleinere Wohneinheiten (1 Zimmer mit Küche und Bad) gebraucht. Appartement. ✎ Carstensen 1 (1993), 43f. englisch frz …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • apartment — (n.) 1640s, private rooms for the use of one person within a house, from Fr. appartement (16c.), from It. appartimento, lit. a separated place, from appartere to separate, from a to (see AD (Cf. ad )) + parte side, place, from L. partem (see PART …   Etymology dictionary

  • apartment — *room, chamber …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

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