lake dwellings

lake dwelling

noun
a house, especially of prehistoric times, built on piles or other support over the water of a lake.

Origin:
1860–65

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lake dwelling
 
n
a dwelling, esp in prehistoric villages, constructed on platforms supported by wooden piles driven into the bottom of a lake
 
lake dweller
 
n

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