stadthouse

noun
stadt·​house | \ ˈstat+ˌ- \

Definition of stadthouse

: a town hall in a town or colony of the Netherlands

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History and Etymology for stadthouse

partial translation of Dutch stadhuis (formerly spelled also stadthuis), from stad town, city + huis house

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“Stadthouse.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stadthouse. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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