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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A hook delivered with an exaggerated swing; Workplace consisting of a circular building for repairing locomotives.

Usage examples (35)
  • Were they in a-- in a kind of roundhouse -- summer-house, you might call it? "
  • The next morning the roundhouse was in quite a tumult.
  • When he came to the roundhouse, he found the doors shut.
  • "Vacation on full pay," continued the roundhouse foreman. for more
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