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board·ing housealso board·ing·house (bôr′dĭng-hous′)
A house where paying guests are provided with meals and lodging.
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1. a private house in which accommodation and meals are provided for paying guests
2. (Education) Austral a house for boarders at a school. See also house10
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or board′ing house`,
n., pl. -hous•es (-ˌhaʊ zɪz)
a house at which meals, or meals and lodging, may be obtained for payment.
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|Noun||1.||boardinghouse - a private house that provides accommodations and meals for paying guests|
house - a dwelling that serves as living quarters for one or more families; "he has a house on Cape Cod"; "she felt she had to get out of the house"
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