pesthouse

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noun pest·house \ˈpest-ˌhau̇s\

Definition of pesthouse

  1. :  a shelter or hospital for those infected with a pestilential or contagious disease

1594

First Known Use of pesthouse

1594


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pesthouse

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noun pest·house \-ˌhau̇s\

Medical Definition of pesthouse

  1. :  a shelter or hospital for those infected with a pestilential or contagious disease

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