smokehouse

noun
smoke·house | \ˈsmōk-ˌhau̇s \

Definition of smokehouse 

: a building where meat or fish is cured by means of dense smoke

Examples of smokehouse in a Sentence

Hams hung from the rafters of the smokehouse.

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Guests will walk through the backdoor herb garden on their way to tour the backyard property which includes four barns and sheds, a privy, a smokehouse, kitchen garden, grape arbor and apple and maple trees. Courant Community, "Community News For The Glastonbury Edition," 10 July 2018 Guests will walk through the backdoor herb garden on their way to tour the backyard property which includes four barns and sheds, a privy, a smokehouse, kitchen garden, grape arbor and apple and maple trees. Courant Community, "Community News For The Glastonbury Edition," 10 July 2018 Guests will walk through the backdoor herb garden on their way to tour the backyard property which includes four barns and sheds, a privy, a smokehouse, kitchen garden, grape arbor and apple and maple trees. Courant Community, "Community News For The Glastonbury Edition," 10 July 2018 On Horizon, Carnival introduces Guy’s Pig & Anchor smokehouse and brewhouse. David G. Molyneaux, miamiherald, "This cruise ship's elevators may be smarter than you," 30 May 2018 Guests will walk through the backdoor herb garden on their way to tour the backyard property which includes four barns and sheds, a privy, a smokehouse, kitchen garden, grape arbor and apple and maple trees. Courant Community, "Community News For The Glastonbury Edition," 10 July 2018 Smoked barbecue pork, beef brisket sandwiches and Cajun and smokehouse hamburgers are particular favorites. Patrick Z. Mcgavin, Daily Southtown, "Guide to outdoor dining in Chicago suburbs: Chuck's Southern Comforts Cafe in Burbank," 9 July 2018 The home across the street was the caretaker's cottage and the brick smokehouse was originally a bathroom. Taylor M. Riley, The Courier-Journal, "This dramatic Anchorage mansion takes you back in time. Take a look around - it's stunning," 22 Feb. 2018 But strictly enforcing the law could force some of Texas’ most storied smokehouses to completely change the layout of their kitchens, incurring huge remodeling costs. Andrea Zelinski, San Antonio Express-News, "Texas Ag commissioner, BBQ pitmasters battle over a weighty issue," 3 July 2018

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First Known Use of smokehouse

1746, in the meaning defined above

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smokehouse

noun

English Language Learners Definition of smokehouse

: a building where meat or fish is given flavor and kept from spoiling by the use of smoke

smokehouse

noun
smoke·house | \ˈsmōk-ˌhau̇s \
plural smokehouses\-ˌhau̇-zəz \

Kids Definition of smokehouse

: a building where meat or fish is smoked

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