glasshouse


glasshouse
/glas"hows', glahs"-/, n., pl. glasshouses /-how'ziz/.
1. a glassworks.
2. Chiefly Brit. a green-house.
3. Brit. Informal. a military prison.
[1350-1400; ME glas hous. See GLASS, HOUSE]

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