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Real estate

Of or pertaining to property of land and the buildings on it. This also includes any minerals, crops, or any other natural resource. The business of real estate is the buying, selling, or renting property.

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acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS) pipe

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ABS piping is easier to work with and less expensive than metal piping. It also doesn't rot, rust, or corrode.

ADA-compliant shower

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ADA-compliant showers are designed to allow individuals with disabilities greater freedom to access the shower. Some showers are made so a wheelchair can roll in, and some are ...


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The Adirondack style (1890s-present) embraces rustic, natural, often made of bark-covered logs or simple planks.

American country

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American country style that stresses antiques and folk art, basically pieces and fabrics from America's past.

American Southwest

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The Southwest look blends the colors and styles of the Native American cultures and the west.

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

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The ADA is a law signed in 1990 that requires buildings and businesses to provide equal accessibility for individuals with disabilities.


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Bauhaus design (1919-1933) is based on unifying art and technology. Little ornamentation. Function, form, and materials (metal tubing, glass, and other technological, machine-made ...