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housing development

noun

Simple Definition of housing development

  • : a group of houses that are built near each other and sold or rented by one owner

Full Definition of housing development

  1. :  a group of individual dwellings or apartment houses typically of similar design that are usually built and sold or leased by one management

1951

First Known Use of housing development

1951


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