Why Are Some Apartments Called Flats?

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In the United States, the word flat is sometimes used to entice urban living. The term flat is used more frequently in other countries, while apartment is used in the US. This is especially true of the U.K. In that country, a flat dweller may own a share of the building. European flats often do not come equipped with closets and other amenities.
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