Definition of Housing. Meaning of Housing. Synonyms of Housing

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Definition of Housing

housing
Houseline House"line`, n. (Naut.) A small line of three strands used for seizing; -- called also housing. --Totten.
Housing
Housing Hous"ing, n. [From House. In some of its senses this word has been confused with the following word.] 1. The act of putting or receiving under shelter; the state of dwelling in a habitation. 2. That which shelters or covers; houses, taken collectively. --Fabyan. 3. (Arch.) (a) The space taken out of one solid, to admit the insertion of part of another, as the end of one timber in the side of another. (b) A niche for a statue. 4. (Mach.) A frame or support for holding something in place, as journal boxes, etc. 5. (Naut.) (a) That portion of a mast or bowsprit which is beneath the deck or within the vessel. (b) A covering or protection, as an awning over the deck of a ship when laid up. (c) A houseline. See Houseline.

Meaning of Housing from wikipedia

- Housing, or more generally living spaces, refers to the construction and ****igned usage of houses or buildings collectively, for the purpose of sheltering...
- Public housing is a form of housing tenure in which the property is usually owned by a government authority, either central or local. Social housing is any...
- subsidized housing is often called "affordable housing." Forms of subsidies include direct housing subsidies, non-profit housing, public housing, rent supplements/vouchers...
- Tract housing is a type of housing development in which multiple similar homes are built on a tract (area) of land that is subdivided into individual small...
- A housing cooperative, or housing co-op, is a legal entity, usually a cooperative or a corporation, which owns real estate, consisting of one or more...
- housing voucher is a voucher that can be spent on rented housing, such as Section 8 public housing in the United States, along with universal housing...
- Catalyst Housing is now due to merge with Aldwyck Housing ****ociation Catalyst Housing is a housing ****ociation operating in London and the south-east...
- Affordable housing is housing which is deemed affordable to those with a household income at or below the median as rated by the national government or...
- Housing First is a policy that offers permanent housing as quickly as possible to homeless people, and other supportive services afterward. Begun in 1988...
- Pucca housing (or pukka or pacca) refers to dwellings that are designed to be solid and permanent. This term is applied to housing in South Asia built...