Definition of occupancy
- occupancy of the estate
- occupancy by more than 400 persons is unlawful
- industrial occupancy
The sign above the auditorium door says, “Maximum occupancy: 500 persons.”
the landlord notified us of the need to cease occupancy in three months, when our apartment building would be sold
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: the act of living or staying in a particular place
: the number of people who are in a particular building or room at one time
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to grant as a privilege or special favor
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