Definitions for occupancyˈɒk yə pən si

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word occupancy

Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. occupancy, tenancy(noun)

    an act of being a tenant or occupant

  2. occupation, occupancy, moving in(noun)

    the act of occupying or taking possession of a building

    "occupation of a building without a certificate of occupancy is illegal"

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  1. Occupancy(n.)

    The state or condition of being occupied; as, occupancy by more than 250 people is dangerous and unlawful.

  2. Occupancy(n.)

    The period of time during which one occupies a property.

  3. Origin: [See Occupant.]

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  1. occupancy(Noun)

    The act of occupying, the state of being occupied or the state of being an occupant or tenant

  2. occupancy(Noun)

    The period of time during which someone rents or otherwise occupies certain land or premises

  3. occupancy(Noun)

    The specific use to which something occupied is put

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  1. Occupancy

    Occupancy in building construction and building codes is the use or intended use of a building or part thereof for the shelter or support of persons, animals or property. A closely related meaning is the number of units in such a building that are rented or leased, or otherwise in-use. The lack of occupancy in this sense is a vacancy.


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