still room


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still room

n
1. (Brewing) a room in which distilling is carried out
2. (Building) a pantry or storeroom, as in a large house
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Noun1.still room - a pantry or storeroom connected with the kitchen (especially in a large house) for preparing tea and beverages and for storing liquors and preserves and tea etcstill room - a pantry or storeroom connected with the kitchen (especially in a large house) for preparing tea and beverages and for storing liquors and preserves and tea etc
buttery, pantry, larder - a small storeroom for storing foods or wines
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still room

n (= pantry)Vorratskammer f
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Well into the 1800s, homes in both Europe and North America had a "still room" where the woman of the house used a pot still to transform herbs and flowers into medicines and perfumes.