custom-built

adjective cus·tom-built \ ˈkə-stəm-ˈbilt \

Definition of custom-built

: built to individual specifications
  • a custom-built house

First Known Use of custom-built

1908

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Definition of custom-built for English Language Learners

  • : built to fit the needs or requirements of a particular person


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