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subcellar

adjective sub·cel·lar \ ˈsəb-ˌse-lər \
variants: or sub-cellar

Definition of subcellar

: located below a cellar
  • the subcellar stairwell

First Known Use of subcellar

1845

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subcellar

noun
variants: or sub-cellar

Definition of subcellar

plural subcellars or sub-cellars
: a cellar that is below another cellar : subbasement
  • The owner … hired the architect … to design and build a four-story building, with a raised basement and a subcellar
  • —Albert Amateau
  • … the institute's … vault, the subcellar archive with no windows …
  • —Donald Antrim

First Known Use of subcellar

1838

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