countinghouse

Countinghouse

Count"ing*house`\ (kount"?ng-hous`), Countingroom \Count"ing*room`\ (kount"?ng-r??m`), n. [See Count, v.] The house or room in which a merchant, trader, or manufacturer keeps his books and transacts business.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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