nounUS • informal
- 1.1An act of demolishing a building, usually to build a new one on the same site: every teardown has an impact on the look and feel of a communityMore example sentences
- Based on Greenwich demolition applications submitted since July 1, Mr. Marr projects 35 percent fewer residential teardowns will happen in his city this year.
- Larger building systems will also require significant setup and teardown and may require modifications to existing building systems.
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