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Main Entry: 1house
Inflected Form(s): plural hous·es /ha-zz/
Etymology: Old English hs "house, home" --related to HUSBAND 1: a building in which one or more families live 2 a: something (as a nest or den) used by an animal for shelter b: a building in which something is stored <carriage house> 3 a: one of the 12 equal sections into which the celestial sphere is divided in astrology b: a sign of the zodiac that is the seat of a planet's greatest influence 4 a: 1HOUSEHOLDb: FAMILY 2; especially: a royal or noble family 5: a residence for a religious community or for students 6: a body of persons assembled to make and discuss laws 7 a: a place of business or entertainment <went to a movie house> b: a business firm <a publishing house> c: the audience in a theater or concert hall <played to a full house>