Definition of henhouse in English:

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henhouse

Pronunciation: /ˈhɛnhaʊs/

noun

A small shed for keeping poultry in.
Example sentences
  • In the field were a henhouse, a tractor, and a small automobile.
  • A nice lady in Missouri is sending me some eggs straight from her henhouse, so maybe poaching won't be the fraught five minutes it usually is; I've got farm fresh eggs!
  • A farmer hears suspicious noises in his henhouse.

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