split-level

adjective
split-lev·​el | \ ˈsplit-ˈle-vəl How to pronounce split-level (audio) \

Definition of split-level

: divided vertically so that the floor level of rooms in one part is approximately midway between the levels of two successive stories in an adjoining part a split-level house

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split-level \ ˈsplit-​ˌle-​vəl How to pronounce split-level (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of split-level

1946, in the meaning defined above

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“Split-level.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/split-level. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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split-level

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of split-level

: divided so that the floor in one part is about halfway between two floors in the other part

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