built–up

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adjective \ˈbilt-ˈəp\

Definition of built–up

  1. 1 :  made of several sections or layers fastened together

  2. 2 :  covered with buildings

1829

First Known Use of built–up

1829


BUILT–UP Defined for English Language Learners

built–up

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adjective \ˈbilt-ˈəp\

Definition of built–up for English Language Learners

  • : having many buildings in a small area

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