living unit


: an apartment or house for use by one family

Examples of living unit in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The big picture: The Weld is one of several projects targeting the area around Dix Park as Raleigh's next trendy neighborhood district — an investment spree that, in addition to bringing hundreds of new living units, has raised concerns about displacement of longtime neighbors. Zachery Eanes, Axios, 16 July 2024 What is known at this point, records show, is that the plan is for a 120 to 130-room Marriot Hotel and a 55-and-over apartment building with 190 to 200 living units that would be located across from Evergreen Walk. Sean Krofssik, Hartford Courant, 12 July 2024 Once everything is built, all of these living units would add about 5,900 apartment dwellers to the Ten Mile neighborhood, according to Austin Miller, principal planner at Compass, the Community Planning Association of Southwest Idaho. Elena Gastaldo, Idaho Statesman, 25 June 2024 What type of living units are part of the Dousman senior complex? Jim Riccioli, Journal Sentinel, 29 Apr. 2024 See all Example Sentences for living unit 

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Word History

First Known Use

circa 1937, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of living unit was circa 1937

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“Living unit.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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