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dollhouse

[dol-hous] /ˈdɒlˌhaʊs/
noun, plural dollhouses
[dol-hou-ziz] /ˈdɒlˌhaʊ zɪz/ (Show IPA)
1.
a miniature house the scale of children's dolls.
2.
a cozy, diminutive home, as a small cottage or housetrailer.
Also, especially British, doll's house.
Origin
1775-1785
1775-85; doll + house
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Word Origin and History for doll-house

dollhouse

n.

1855, from doll (n.) + house (n.). Doll's house first recorded 1783.

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