con·​do | \ ˈkän-(ˌ)dō How to pronounce condo (audio) \
plural condos

Definition of condo

: condominium sense 3: such as
a : a unit in a multiunit structure (such as an apartment building) or on land owned in common (such as a town house complex) He lives with his wife … in a really great condo with a really great view of Boston Harbor.— Wendy Wasserstein
b : a building containing condominiums Pastel condos dot the hills, and chili stores and sweet "shoppes" line the main drag.— Ted Fishman

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For those who live alone or with one other person in a condo or apartment, the bins are way too big. Brooke Baitinger,, "Fuming over ‘gigantic’ 96-gallon trash cans in Palm Beach County? So are your neighbors.," 16 Sep. 2019 The police pulled up outside a white-shuttered brick condo, jolting neighbors out of their beds with the thud of heavy banging on a door. Matt Richtel, New York Times, "Vaping Bad: Were 2 Wisconsin Brothers the Walter Whites of THC Oils?," 15 Sep. 2019 The police pulled up outside a white-shuttered brick condo, jolting neighbors out of their beds with the thud of heavy banging on a door., "BRISTOL, Wis. — The drug bust shattered the early morning stillness of this manicured subdivision in southeastern Wisconsin. The police pulled up outside a white-shuttered brick condo, jolting neighbors out of their beds with the thud of heavy banging on a door.," 15 Sep. 2019 One host on the platform is advertising a condo on Old World Third Street — close to the epicenter of the event at Fiserv Forum — for $7,000 a night. Sarah Hauer, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Milwaukeeans are trying to get a big payday during the 2020 DNC by renting their properties," 10 Sep. 2019 Plunging us straight into the action in December of 2015, Kogut introduces us to Madelena, aka Madá (Casé), the maid-in-charge of a sprawling vacation condo belonging to a rich Rio family who settles down there each holiday. Jordan Mintzer, The Hollywood Reporter, "'Three Summers' ('Três Verões'): Film Review | TIFF 2019," 7 Sep. 2019 The buyer not only gets some of the best sweeping views of the Valley but is also a floor up from a condo owned by Cindy McCain and the late John McCain at 24th Street and Camelback Road. Catherine Reagor, azcentral, "Phoenix penthouse, upstairs from McCain condo, is for sale: $1.45M," 7 Sep. 2019 The median price of a condo sold in August was $373,782, a decline of 0.64% from July, and up 4.4% from August of 2018. Aldo Svaldi, The Denver Post, "Home sales decline continues in metro Denver in August," 5 Sep. 2019 And a luxury condo wouldn’t be complete without a robust amenities package, including a rooftop lounge with grills and fire pits, a fitness center, and a yoga studio with a 3,000-square-foot veranda. Samantha Swenson, ELLE Decor, "An Apartment in This Dramatic Tower in Long Island City is Your Next Investment," 26 July 2019

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1964, in the meaning defined above

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plural condos

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