Definition of eat-in in English:

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eat-in

adjective

North American
(Of a kitchen) designed for eating in as well as cooking.
Example sentences
  • Here at Fox Hills, there is digital cable, gym access, an indoor and outdoor pool, a huge mall right across the highway, central air, central heat, eat-in kitchen and high ceilings.
  • The average-sized new house today is more than twice as big with about 2,300 square feet, usually divided among four bedrooms and two and a half baths, a study, an eat-in kitchen family room, a dining room and possibly a small living room.
  • Choosing window treatments for the eat-in kitchen and family room can be a challenge, however, because three distinctly different activities - cooking, eating and lounging - occur there.

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