- private dwelling house
- A dwelling house for a single family. 20 Am 12d Cov § 196. A majority of courts have reached the conclusion that the term when used in a restrictive covenant prohibits the use of property for a duplex or double house. Anno: 14 ALR2d 1395.
Ballentine's law dictionary. Anderson, W.S.. 1998.
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