living unit

noun

Definition of living unit

: an apartment or house for use by one family

Examples of living unit in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The youth authority advised families to contact a youth’s case coordinator or living unit manager to schedule a visit. oregonlive, 5 June 2021 The waiting list is 88 at the home in Sandusky for nursing home residents and 30 for the independent living unit. From Usa Today Network And Wire Reports, USA TODAY, 18 Feb. 2021 The inmate was in an open area of the living unit and began tying a sheet around his neck, investigators said. Jacob Beltran, ExpressNews.com, 27 Oct. 2020 According to the county's Frequently Ask Questions, park users should practice social distancing by staying 6 feet from other guests not residing in the same living unit. Cathy Kozlowicz, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 2 June 2020 The development would include 60-100 single-family homes, 55-65 townhouses, 130-140 garden-style homes, about 200 apartments and 150-200 senior living units, according to plans submitted to the planning commission by developer Neyer Properties. Randy Tucker, Cincinnati.com, 22 May 2020 Meals and medications are also delivered to the living units. Christina Maxouris, CNN, 7 May 2020 When the pandemic forced restrictions, Mr. Zane was no longer allowed to walk from his independent living unit to visit his wife in the skilled nursing unit. New York Times, 4 May 2020 The building would be connected to another four-story building featuring 42 assisted living units on the top three floors. Jeff Rumage, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 12 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of living unit

circa 1937, in the meaning defined above

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“Living unit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/living%20unit. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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