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bachelor apartment

A small rental dwelling unit that combines living and bedroom spaces into one room (and, sometimes, kitchen space as well). (Do not confuse with single-room occupancy, which generally has shared cooking or bathroom facilities.)

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They often find problems locating suitable bachelor apartments and blame investors for not building enough good quality accommodation for single men.
Quebec City -- Residence Saint-Pascal will consist of 13 rooms and three bachelor apartments for people with mental illness.
You only have to remember all the fuss in Sheridan's delicious play, The School for Scandal, when Lady Teazle is discovered by her husband hiding behind the screens in Joseph Surface's bachelor apartments.