garrison house


: a house fortified against attack
: a house having the second story overhanging the first in the front

Examples of garrison house in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web It is estimated that PLA garrison houses around 6,000 soldiers. Helen Regan, CNN, 7 Oct. 2019

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Word History

First Known Use

1676, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of garrison house was in 1676

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“Garrison house.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Dec. 2023.

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