rest house

noun

Definition of rest house 

: a building used for shelter by travelers

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Rocks also crashed through the roof of a rest house where about 100 skiers and snowboarders were sheltering, the Kyodo News agency reported. Anna Fifield, Washington Post, "Japanese volcano erupts, raining rocks onto ski slope and triggering avalanche," 23 Jan. 2018

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First Known Use of rest house

1807, in the meaning defined above

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