noun school·house \-ˌhas\

: a building that is used as a school

Full Definition of SCHOOLHOUSE

:  a building used as a school and especially as an elementary school

First Known Use of SCHOOLHOUSE

14th century
SCHOOLHOUSE Defined for Kids


noun school·house \ˈskül-ˌhas\
plural school·hous·es \-ˌha-zəz\

Definition of SCHOOLHOUSE for Kids

:  a building used as a place for teaching and learning


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