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field house

noun
1.
a building housing the dressing facilities, storage spaces, etc., used in connection with an athletic field.
2.
a building used for indoor athletic events, as track events or basketball.
Origin of field house
1890-1895
1890-95, Americanism
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  • He went into the field-house the next day, unbuttoning his coat and hating football.

    Princeton Stories Jesse Lynch Williams
  • Willard found the field-house locked when he reached it again, and no one was in sight.

    Left Half Harmon Ralph Henry Barbour
  • Theres one stored over in the field-house, one they use to set the dressing-tent on.

    The Turner Twins Ralph Henry Barbour

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