mobile home

noun
Updated on: 19 Jan 2018

Definition of mobile home

: a dwelling structure built on a steel chassis and fitted with wheels that is intended to be hauled to a usually permanent site — compare motor home

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First Known Use of mobile home

1934


MOBILE HOME Defined for English Language Learners

mobile home

noun

Definition of mobile home for English Language Learners

  • : a house that is built in a factory and then moved to the place where people will live in it


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