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cellhouse

[sel-hous] /ˈsɛlˌhaʊs/
noun
1.
a prison building containing separate cells, each usually intended for one or two prisoners.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; cell1 + house
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  • The price of the boat tour includes an audio tour of the cellhouse, which is available in several languages.
  • The tram can not stop on the hill, boarding is only at the dock and the cellhouse.

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