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MANSION. This term is synonymous with house. (q.v.) 1 Chit. Pr. 167; 2 T. R. 502; 1 Tho. Co. Litt. 215, n. 35; 9 B. & C. 681; S. C. 17 E. C. L. R. 472, and the cases there cited; Com. Dig. Justices, P 5; 3 Serg. & Rawle, 199. A portion only of a building may come under the description of a mansion-house. 1 Leach, 89, 428; 1 East, P. C. C. 15, s. 19. 2 Bouv. Inst. n. 1571, note.

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A source said: "Adele viewed three apartments in the same Chelsea mansion block about two weeks ago.
Abramovich's extraordinary approach has incensed several of the occupants of the mansion block.
Applying mega-scale to the mansion block has the effect of removing its local and national context: Albert Hall Mansions were mostly for people rooted in the English countryside who wanted pied-a-terre; One Hyde Park is for global billionaires with perhaps no real links to Britain.
Throughout the weekend, search teams combed the mansion block in Mansfield Road, close to Oxford Street, where Abdulmutallab lived in the capital.
Scotland Yard detectives continued to search the 23-year-old's luxury apartment in a central London mansion block as it emerged an al Qaida operative in Yemen threatened the US and said "we are carrying a bomb" in a video posted online four days before the attack.
His quest takes him along the Thames, the pumping artery through the story, from a Chelsea mansion block to a rundown estate in east London.
His quest takes him along the Thames, from a Chelsea mansion block to a rundown estate in east London.
He left his mansion block with two men, loaded down with two suitcases containing his entire possessions.
My home for the next two nights is in a mansion block of flats, not far from the bright lights of the Opera district.
In 1976 William Gaunt unveiled a blue plaque on Lansdowne House, West London, the mansion block of artists' studios and residences built in 1904 by the industrialist and art patron Sir Edmund Davis for his favourite artists.
Scotland Yard detectives continued to search the 23-year-old's luxury apartment in a central London mansion block as it emerged an al Qaeda operative in Yemen threatened the US and said "We are carrying a bomb" in a video posted online four days before the attack.