housing stock

Definition of housing stock

  1. :  the total number of houses and apartments in an area There was a decrease in available housing stock last year.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  shelter, lodging

    :  dwellings provided for people

    :  a niche for a sculpture

  1. :  caparison

  1. :  stump

    :  a log or block of wood

    :  something without life or consciousness

  1. :  to make (a domestic animal) pregnant

    :  to fit to or with a stock

    :  to provide with stock or a stock :  supply

  1. :  kept regularly in stock

    :  commonly used or brought forward :  standard

    :  kept for breeding purposes :  brood

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