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longhouse

noun long·house \ˈlŋ-ˌhas, -ˈhas\

Definition of LONGHOUSE

:  a long communal dwelling of some North American Indians (as the Iroquois)

First Known Use of LONGHOUSE

1643
LONGHOUSE Defined for Kids

longhouse

noun long·house \ˈlŋ-ˌhas\

Definition of LONGHOUSE for Kids

:  a long dwelling especially of the Iroquois for several families

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