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condominium Explained

condominium at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['kɔndə'mınıəm]

condominium at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

c.1714, from Mod.L., "joint sovereignty," apparently coined in Ger. c.1700 from com- "together" + dominum "right of ownership" (see domain). A word in politics and international law until sense of "privately owned apartment" arose in Amer.Eng. 1962 as a special use of the legal term. Abbreviated form condo first recorded 1964. ///

condominium at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [C] especially AmE [Date: 1700-1800; Language: Modern Latin; Origin: Latin com- ( COM-) + dominium 'area ruled']//
1 one apartment in a building with several apartments, each of which is owned by the people living in it:
2 a building containing several of these apartments:

condominium at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

In modern property law, individual ownership of one dwelling unit within a multidwelling building. Unit owners have undivided ownership interest in the land and those portions of the building shared in common. This type of cooperative ownership has been present in Europe since the end of the Middle Ages; in the U.S. it dates to the latter half of the 19th cent. and has been popular in crowded urban areas.

condominium at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

27 Moby Thesaurus words for "condominium":
apartment house, association, cochairmanship, complicity,
contribution, cooperative apartment house, copartnership,
copartnery, cotenancy, duplex, duplex house, engagement, flats,
having a part, high-rise apartment building, involvement,
joint chairmanship, joint control, joint ownership, joint tenancy,
partaking, participation, partnership, sharing, suffrage, tenement,
voting

condominium at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

(also informal condo) noun
(especially AmE) an apartment building in which each flat/apartment is owned by the person living in it but the building and shared areas are owned by everyone together; a flat/apartment in such a building

condominium at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

condominium
n 1: one of the dwelling units in a condominium [syn: {condo}]
2: housing consisting of a complex of dwelling units (as an
apartment house) in which each unit is individually owned

condominium at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

From Inter: etyl » la Inter: term » condominium|lang=la.

Noun

Inter: wikipedi » a
Inter: en-nou » n
  • Inter: chiefly » US a building in which each unit is owned by an individual but the grounds, structure etc is owned jointly
    1. a unit or apartment in such a complex
    2. the legal tenure involved
    3. joint sovereignty over a territory


    Inter: wikipedia » condominium (international law)

    Usage notes

    * Often abbreviated as condo.

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » building in which each unit is owned by an individual, but the grounds is owned jointly
    • Danish: Inter: t- » da|ejerlejlighed|c
    • Dutch: Inter: t- » nl|building waarbij iedere flat individuele eigendom is maar de gronden gemeenschappelijk
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|asunto-osakeyhtiö
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|copropriété|f
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Kondominium|n
    • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|condominio|m
    • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|マンション|tr=manshon|sc=Jpan, Inter: t- » ja|コンドミニアム|tr=kondominiamu|sc=Jpan
    • Korean: Inter: t+ » ko|콘도미니엄|tr=kondominieom|sc=Kore, Inter: t+ » ko|콘도|tr=kondo|sc=Kore


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Norwegian:
  • : Bokmål: Inter: t- » nb|boligsameie|n
  • : Nynorsk: Inter: t- » nn|bustadsameige|n
  • Polish: Inter: t- » pl|wspólnota mieszkaniowa|f
  • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|condomínio
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|кондоминиум|m|tr=kondomínium|sc=Cyrl, Inter: qualifier » Russian equivalent Inter: t- » ru|товарищество собственников жилья|n|tr=továriščestvo sóbstvennikov žil’já|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t- » ru|ТСЖ|n|tr=tɛ-ɛs-žé|sc=Cyrl

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » unit or apartment in such a complex
    • Dutch: Inter: t- » nl|flatgebouw met koopflats
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|huoneisto, Inter: t- » fi|osakehuoneisto
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Eigentumswohnung|f
    • Norwegian:
    • : Bokmål: Inter: t- » nb|selveierleilighet|m|f, Inter: t- » nb|sjøleierleilighet|m|f
    • : Nynorsk: Inter: t- » nn|sjølveigarhusvære|n, Inter: t- » nn|sjølveigarleilegheit|f


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Polish: Inter: t- » pl|mieszkanie własnościowe|n
  • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|condomínio

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » joint sovereignty over a territory
    • Dutch: Inter: t- » nl|gemeenschappelijk bestuurd gebied of eigendom
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|yhteishallinto
    • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|共同主権|tr=きょうどうしゅけん, kyōdō shuken|sc=Jpan


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Manx: Inter: t- » gv|co-hiarnys|m
  • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|kondominium|n

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Category: Category:en:Housing -

    Latin

    Noun

    Inter: la-noun » condominium|condominii|condominiī|n|second
  • condominium

    Inflection

    Inter: la-decl-2nd-N » condomini

  • Translation: et » condominium
    Translation: el » condominium
    Translation: fr » condominium
    Translation: ko » condominium
    Translation: io » condominium
    Translation: mg » condominium
    Translation: pl » condominium
    Translation: ru » condominium
    Translation: fi » condominium
    Translation: ta » condominium
    Translation: vi » condominium
    Translation: zh » condominium