cabin house

noun

Definition of cabin house

: the part of a cabin that projects above deck (as on a small yacht)

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First Known Use of cabin house

1837, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of cabin house was in 1837

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“Cabin house.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cabin%20house. Accessed 29 May. 2022.

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