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Meaning of "single-storey" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SINGLE-STOREY

single-storey  [ˈsɪŋɡəlˌstɔːrɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SINGLE-STOREY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Single-Storey is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES SINGLE-STOREY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of single-storey in the English dictionary

The definition of single-storey in the dictionary is having only one floor or level.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SINGLE-STOREY


blindstorey
ˈblaɪndˌstɔːrɪ
blindstory
ˈblaɪndˌstɔːrɪ
cacciatore
ˌkɑːtʃəˈtɔːrɪ
centaury
ˈsɛntɔːrɪ
clearstory
ˈklɪəˌstɔːrɪ
clerestory
ˈklɪəˌstɔːrɪ
glory
ˈɡlɔːrɪ
midstory
ˈmɪdˌstɔːrɪ
multistorey
ˌmʌltɪˈstɔːrɪ
overstory
ˌəʊvəˈstɔːrɪ
satori
səˈtɔːrɪ
six-storey
ˌsɪksˈstɔːrɪ
storey
ˈstɔːrɪ
story
ˈstɔːrɪ
sumotori
ˌsuːməʊˈtɔːrɪ
Tory
ˈtɔːrɪ
two-storey
ˈtuːˈstɔːrɪ
understorey
ˈʌndəˌstɔːrɪ
understory
ˈʌndəˌstɔːrɪ
yakitori
ˌjækɪˈtɔːrɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SINGLE-STOREY

single-line display
single-masted
single-minded
single-mindedly
single-mindedness
single-parent family
single-party
single-phase
single-seater
single-sex
single-sheet feed
single-sided disk
single-space
single-step
single-stepped
single-stepping
single-tongue
single-track
single-track road
single-use

WORDS THAT END LIKE SINGLE-STOREY

Aubrey
Carey
Carrey
corey
Earl Grey
Florey
Frey
Gorey
grey
Humphrey
iron grey
Jeffrey
Monterey
Monterrey
murrey
osprey
prey
silver-grey
surrey
trey

Synonyms and antonyms of single-storey in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «single-storey» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SINGLE-STOREY

Find out the translation of single-storey to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of single-storey from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «single-storey» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

单层
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

de una sola planta
570 millions of speakers

English

single-storey
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

एक मंजिला
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

طابق واحد
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Одноэтажный
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

térrea
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

একক তলা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

de plain-pied
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Satu tingkat
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

einstöckige
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

1階建て
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

단일 층
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Siji-tingkat
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

một tầng
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஒற்றை மாடி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एकल-मजला
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

tek katlı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

un piano
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

jednokondygnacyjny
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Одноповерховий
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

cu un singur etaj
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

μονώροφα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

enkelverdieping
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

envånings
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

enetasjes
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of single-storey

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SINGLE-STOREY»

The term «single-storey» is quite widely used and occupies the 53.565 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SINGLE-STOREY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about single-storey

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SINGLE-STOREY»

Discover the use of single-storey in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to single-storey and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
A Practical Guide to Single Storey House Extensions
House Extensions' because in my experience the vast majority of small extensionsare of a single storey nature and I believe that to burden a beginner with the problems of staircase designand the like wouldbe toomuchinthe firstinstance.
Andrew R. Williams, 2003
2
Reinforced Concrete Design: Design Theory and Examples, ...
For single-storey buildings, separate foundations are usually provided and, in poor soil conditions, pinned bases can be more economical than fixed bases. The designer must be satisfied that the restraint conditions assumed for analysis can ...
Prab Bhatt, T.J. MacGinley, Ban Seng Choo, 2006
3
Geotechnical Engineering - Meeting Society Needs -
Table 4 lists the extent of damage to single storey and double storey houses for five geologies. Table 5 lists the comparison of fraction of severe and minor damage to single and double storey houses for five geologies. As can be seen, the ...
Ken K. S. Ho, K. S. Li, 2001
4
Moment Resistant Connections of Steel Frames in Seismic ...
Research was performed in parallel on simple single-storey and multi-storey buildings. The influence of the most important structural parameters has been studied on idealised single-storey structures. Elastic response spectrum analysis,  ...
Federico Mazzolani, 2000
5
House Rating Schemes: From Energy to Comfort Base
4.33 Correlation between the indicators of house thermal performance R2 = Correlation in Double Storey houses R2 = 0.39 Correlation in Single Storey houses 300 350 400 450 250 200 150 50 100 0.88 700 600 500 400 100 200 300 0 ...
Maria Kordjamshidi, 2010
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Steel Designers' Manual
It is estimated that around 50% of the hot-rolled constructional steel used in the UK is fabricated into single-storey buildings, being some 40% of the total steel used in them. The remainder is light-gauge steel, cold-formed into purlins, rails, ...
Buick Davison, Graham W. Owens, 2012
7
Prefabs: The History of the UK Temporary Housing Programme
than the remainder of the house. As a Victorian commentator on manners remarked, The ordinary female domestics are usually provided with Bedrooms on the uppermost stor(e)y...'6 In general, however, the single-storey form open to the roof, ...
Brenda Vale, 2003
8
Building Cost Planning for the Design Team
Administration, Offices, single storey 32.3 Civic Offices 2–3 storeys 31.8 Offices 3 –10 storeys 37.7 City Hall, 2000 capacity 34.4 Town Hall 32.5 Library, suburban, single storey 31.8 Library, suburban, 2–3 storey 32.7 Art Gallery, city 34.4 Law ...
Jim Smith, David Jaggar, 2007
9
Barry's Advanced Construction of Buildings
This chapter describes the construction of single-storey buildings such as sheds, warehouses, factories and other buildings, generally built on one floor, and constructed with a structural frame of steel or reinforced concrete supporting ...
Stephen Emmitt, Christopher Gorse, 2010
10
Advanced Structural Mechanics: An Introduction to Continuum ...
1 - single-storey sway frame The natural frequencies and modes of the single- storey sway frame shown in Fig. 5.13 are to be determined. It is assumed that standard computer routines are available for the determination of eigenvalues and ...
David Johnson, 2000

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SINGLE-STOREY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term single-storey is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Beck Hansen is no loser after flogging single-storey home for a …
He sang about being a loser, but Beck Hansen definitely knows where it's at after selling his modest, single-storey home for a cool and profitable £1.8million. «Mirror.co.uk, Jul 15»
2
New 300-space single-storey car park approved for Northampton …
Planning permission has been granted by Northampton Borough Council for a new 300-space single-storey decked car park on the Northampton General ... «Northampton Chronicle & Echo, Apr 15»
3
Mature buyers pay premium prices for single-level townhouses
A single-storey, three-bedroom townhouse at 1/24 Maggs St, Doncaster East, that is walking distance from the Tunstall Square shops, sold for $885,000, he said. «Herald Sun, Feb 15»
4
Home improvements: the essential guide to getting it right
If you want to build a bigger single-storey extension – up to eight metres beyond the rear of your home – you may still be able to do so without planning ... «The Guardian, Sep 14»
5
Single-storey is the practical choice for the busy family and attaining …
SINGLE-STOREY living is a wonderful thing. Unless you also need all the extra bathrooms and living spaces upstairs that are part and parcel of a grand ... «The Daily Telegraph, Sep 14»
6
Single-storey plan for Valkenberg
Cape Town - The R1 billion redevelopment of Valkenberg Hospital will include mostly single-storey buildings because of the shortage of staff available to deal ... «Independent Online, Aug 14»
7
Level-headed living: Single-storey homes don't need to compromise …
WE all need to be more flexible. Whether it is adapting to changing financial circumstances, health issues or a career shift, the ability to meet the challenges ... «The Daily Telegraph, Aug 14»
8
Multigenerational family home in Sydney's Balmain wins …
They then negotiated their family complex; renovating two adjoining rundown single-storey workers' terraces and adding an apartment. Three families could live ... «ABC Online, Aug 14»
9
Dublin homeowners being stretched by rising costs of extensions
Single-storey kitchen extensions are the most popular extension type nationwide. “These figures show an increased demand in home extensions,” said Ted ... «Irish Times, Jul 14»
10
Reasons To Opt For A Single-storey Home
Depending on your family's needs, you can choose an apartment, a single-storey or a double-storey home. When you visualize your perfect home, you may ... «LifeHacker India, Jun 14»

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