Definition of alpine house in English:

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alpine house

noun

An unheated greenhouse used to grow alpine plants.
Example sentences
  • Cushion plants in the alpine house at Holehird.
  • There are lots to be seen inside the cool alpine houses at Wisley.
  • In the alpine house at the National Botanic Gardens at Glasnevin there are a number of much-loved bulbs - crocus pickwick, muscari armeniacum and narcissus bulbocodium, with its bell-like yellow blooms.

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Syllabification: al·pine house

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