sod house

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sod′ house′


n.
a house built of strips of sod, laid like brickwork, and used esp. by settlers on the Great Plains.
[1825–35]
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Noun1.sod house - a house built of sod or adobe laid in horizontal coursessod house - a house built of sod or adobe laid in horizontal courses
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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