from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of, relating to, or intended for use by several families: a multifamily house.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Intended for more than one family. Particularly applied to residences.
  • n. A residence intended for more than one family.


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