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beerhouse

[beer-hous] /ˈbɪərˌhaʊs/
noun, plural beerhouses
[beer-hou-ziz] /ˈbɪərˌhaʊ zɪz/ (Show IPA).
British
1.
an establishment licensed to serve only liquors fermented from malt, as beer, ale, or the like.
Origin
1485-1495
1485-95; beer + house
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