camboose

/ (kæmˈbuːs) /

noun (formerly, in Canada)

a cabin built as living quarters for a gang of lumbermen
an open fireplace in such a cabin

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Word Origin for camboose

C19: from Canadian French, from French cambuse hut, store, from Dutch kambuis
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