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1. A small, enclosed structure having one or two holes in a seat built over a pit and serving as an outdoor toilet.
2. An outbuilding, as on a farm.
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1. (Architecture) a building near to, but separate from, a main building; outbuilding
2. US an outside lavatory
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n., pl. -hous•es (-ˌhaʊ zɪz)
1. an outbuilding serving as a toilet; privy.
2. any outbuilding.
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A small building detached from a house, such as a garden shed or sometimes a toilet.
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|Noun||1.||outhouse - a small outbuilding with a bench having holes through which a user can defecate|
outbuilding - a building that is subordinate to and separate from a main building
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outhouse[ˈaʊthaʊs] N (outhouses (pl)) [ˈaʊthaʊzɪz]
1. (Brit) = outbuilding
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