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tenement

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a room or set of rooms in a private house or a block used as a separate dwelling place
  • an exhibit of pictures showing the tenements of the New York City neighborhood of Hell's Kitchen during the 1920s

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The first known use of tenement was in the 14th century

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“Tenement.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tenement. Accessed 29 Sep. 2020.

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