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[houf, ouf; hohf, ohf] /haʊf, aʊf; hoʊf, oʊf/
noun
1.
an abode; a familiar shelter or resort.
verb (used without object)
2.
to reside.
3.
to visit a familiar haunt.
Origin
1555-1565
1555-65; origin uncertain
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howf

/haʊf; həʊf/
noun
1.
(Scot) a haunt, esp a public house
Word Origin
C16: of uncertain origin
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