pit house

noun

Definition of pit house

1 : a primitive habitation consisting of a pit dug in the earth and roofed over
2 : a pit usually with glass walls and roof for storing plants and for growing plants that prefer low temperatures

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“Pit house.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pit%20house. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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