Translation: from english

a row of back-to-back houses

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  • back-to-back — [bak′tə bak′] adj. 〚from use in stud poker to describe a pair dealt consecutively, one face down and the next face up 〛 ☆ 1. Informal one right after another; consecutive 2. facing in opposite directions, with the backs touching * * * back to… …   Universalium

  • back-to-back — adjective one after the other (Freq. 1) back to back home runs • Syn: ↑consecutive • Similar to: ↑succeeding * * * back to back «BAK tuh BAK», adjective. 1. placed with backs near or joined: » …   Useful english dictionary

  • back-to-back — back to back1 adj [only before noun] happening one after another ▪ They have had five back to back wins. back to back 2 back to back2 n BrE a house in a row or ↑terrace built with its back touching the back of the next row of houses …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • row — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ bottom, middle, top ▪ back, front ▪ first, second, etc …   Collocations dictionary

  • Back Bay, Boston, Massachusetts — Infobox nrhp | name =Back Bay Historic District nrhp type =hd caption =Skyline of the Back Bay, from across the Charles River location= Boston, MA area = architect= Multiple architecture= Mid 19th Century Revival, Late 19th And 20th Century… …   Wikipedia

  • back-to-back — I UK / US adjective, adverb happening one after the other Bill won two golf tournaments back to back. II UK / US noun [countable] Word forms back to back : singular back to back plural back to backs British a type of house built in British… …   English dictionary

  • row — I UK [rəʊ] / US [roʊ] noun [countable] Word forms row : singular row plural rows *** 1) a) a series of people or things arranged in a straight line The teacher stopped in front of a little boy in the front row. row of: a row of… …   English dictionary

  • row — {{11}}row (n.1) line of people or things, O.E. ræw a row, line, from P.Gmc. *rai(h)waz (Cf. M.Du. rie, Du. rij row; O.H.G. rihan to thread, riga line; Ger. Reihe row, line, series; O.N. rega …   Etymology dictionary

  • Back blocks — Block Block (bl[o^]k), n. [OE. blok; cf. F. bloc (fr. OHG.), D. & Dan. blok, Sw. & G. block, OHG. bloch. There is also an OHG. bloch, biloh; bi by + the same root as that of E. lock. Cf. {Block}, v. t., {Blockade}, and see {Lock}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • back-to-back — noun (C) BrE a house in a row or terrace (1) built with its back touching the back of the next row of houses …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • back — back1 W1S1 [bæk] adv ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(return to place)¦ 2¦(as before)¦ 3¦(previous place)¦ 4¦(backwards)¦ 5¦(reply/reaction)¦ 6¦(return something to somebody)¦ 7¦(in the past)¦ 8¦(again)¦ 9 sit/lie/lean back 10¦(away)¦ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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