double decker


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double decker

A two-story house that provides living quarters for two families; it has one apartment on each floor and a separate entrance for each family.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Double decker's are not usually used for mystery tours, but event organisers could not resist the opportunity to use a genuine ex- Tamworth Midland Red D9 bus - made in Edgbaston between 1958 and 1966..
The house was empty when a the double decker bus crashed through the garden into the living room demolishing a window and part of the front wall.
As of the forthcoming new term, Whitestone Infant School will officially use a specially converted double decker bus as its library.
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The Double Decker takeaway treat contains doner and chicken kebab meat, cheese and two layers of chips and salad - served up in a 12-inch pizza box.