cowhouse


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cowhouse

(ˈkaʊˌhaʊs)
n
(Agriculture) a shelter for cows; a byre or cowshed
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Noun1.cowhouse - a barn for cowscowhouse - a barn for cows      
barn - an outlying farm building for storing grain or animal feed and housing farm animals
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His landlord, who in a waistcoat and a pointed cap, pitchfork in hand, was clearing manure from the cowhouse, looked out, and his face immediately brightened on seeing Rostov.
The doctor had reached the cowhouse as he spoke; he opened the door and made the commandant enter, that he might show it to him.
In the winter time," Benassis said, as he walked with Genestas down the middle of the cowhouse, "both men and women do their work here together in the evenings.
The cowhouse for the more valuable cows was just behind the house.
He went straight from the cowhouse to the counting house, and after a little conversation with the bailiff and Semyon the contractor, he went back to the house and straight upstairs to the drawing room.