condominium

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin condominium.

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Noun[edit]

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condominium (plural condominiums)

  1. Joint sovereignty over a territory. [from 18th c.]
  2. A region or territory under such rule.
    • 2013, Clive H Church & Randolph C Head, A Concise History of Switzerland, Cambridge 2013, p. 76:
      The strategic location of the condominiums […]made them important for the Confederacy's territorial integrity even if they produced little revenue.
  3. (US, Canada) A building in which each unit is owned by an individual but the grounds, structure etc is owned jointly. [from 20th c.]
  4. (US, Canada) the system of ownership by which such condominiums operate
  5. (US, Canada) A unit or apartment in such a complex.
  6. The legal tenure involved.

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Derived terms[edit]

  • (US, Canada, unit): condo (abbreviation)

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

con- +‎ dominium

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

condominium n (genitive condominiī); second declension

  1. condominium

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative condominium condominia
genitive condominiī condominiōrum
dative condominiō condominiīs
accusative condominium condominia
ablative condominiō condominiīs
vocative condominium condominia