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houseroom

[hous-room, -roo m] /ˈhaʊsˌrum, -ˌrʊm/
noun
1.
lodging or accommodation in a house.
Origin
1580-1590
1580-90; house + room
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Examples for houseroom
  • Modern bookcases shorten the original houseroom, which ran the length of the original house.
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houseroom

/ˈhaʊsˌrʊm; -ˌruːm/
noun
1.
room for storage or lodging
2.
(used with a negative) give something houseroom, to have or keep something in one's house I wouldn't give that vase houseroom
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