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boathouse

[boht-hous] /ˈboʊtˌhaʊs/
noun, plural boathouses
[boht-hou-ziz] /ˈboʊtˌhaʊ zɪz/ (Show IPA)
1.
a building or shed, usually built partly over water, for sheltering a boat or boats.
Origin
1715-1725
1715-25; boat + house
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British Dictionary definitions for boat house

boathouse

/ˈbəʊtˌhaʊs/
noun
1.
a shelter by the edge of a river, lake, etc, for housing boats
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