- a building or place for cooking, especially a camp kitchen.
Origin of cookhouse
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Examples from the Web for cookhouse
But it is at the cookhouse that I am supposed to have my most deadly effect.
The cookhouse with them was the galley; rations were victuals; and kit was gear.The War in the Air; Vol. 1
We endeavoured to get cookhouse jobs for the pickings to be had, but could not do so.The Escape of a Princess Pat
Chuck left the cookhouse and Slim was alone with the Chinese cook.
When they emerged from the cookhouse, Joe Haines was waiting for them.
- a place for cooking, esp a camp kitchen
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