Entry from US English dictionary
A type of housing development in which groups of essentially identical houses are built on a tract of subdivided land.
- In addition to causing social problems, the spread of tract housing exacerbated a host of environmental ills.
- Endless rows of suburban tract housing are sprouting up where corn once grew.
- The program called for the design of eight houses that would demonstrate modern alternatives to tract housing.
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Syllabification: tract hous·ing
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