Definitions for "Apartment house"
A building comprising a number of lving units (apartments{4}) designed for separate housekeeping tenements, but having conveniences, such as heat, light, elevator service, etc., furnished in common; contrasted to a detached dwelling. Sometimes distinguished in the United States from a flat house, in which each living unit comprises one entire floor, whereas in an apartment house a floor may be partitioned into any number of apartments{4}.
A building that contains apartments.
a building that is divided into apartments
a multi-family structure
Multi-family housing complex of rental apartments managed by the property owner or a resident manager.