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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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walk-upˈwalk-up noun [countable] American English informal  1 DHHa tall building with apartments in it that does not have an elevator2 DHHan apartment, office etc in a building like this
Examples from the Corpus
walk-upHe lives on the fourth floor of a walk-up building.In her walk-up, there would be a bed.She lived in a red-brick tenement in Chelsea, an old walk-up building with gloomy stairwells and peeling paint on the walls.The Kelly factor is big, and Rodman also had a big impact on our walk-up.
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