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[adjective in-hous; adverb in-hous] /adjective ˈɪnˌhaʊs; adverb ˈɪnˈhaʊs/
adjective, adverb
within, conducted within, or utilizing an organization's own staff or resources rather than external or nonstaff facilities:
in-house research; Was the ad created in-house or by an outside advertising agency?
Origin of in-house
First recorded in 1955-60 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • The point is that the freight would have but one transfer—at the in-house of the Columbus terminals.

    Our Railroads To-Morrow Edward Hungerford
British Dictionary definitions for in-house


adjective, adverb
within an organization or group: an in-house job, the job was done in-house
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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