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house·trainalso house-train (hous′trān′)
tr.v. house·trained, house·train·ing, house·trains also house-trained or house-train·ing or house-trains
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(Veterinary Science) (tr) Brit to train (pets) to urinate and defecate outside the house or in a special place, such as a litter tray
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Past participle: house-trained
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|Verb||1.||house-train - train (a pet) to live cleanly in a house|
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