meat house


noun Chiefly Midland U.S.

a smokehouse.

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Example sentences from the Web for meat house

  • It would not be necessary to keep Running Rabbit under close surveillance until the beef in the meat-house was getting low.

    'Me-Smith'|Caroline Lockhart
  • "But you must not hide the key of the meat-house, Uncle," and now Ruth laughed outright at him.

    Ruth Fielding At College|Alice B. Emerson
  • We now had the meat-house covered, and all our game carefully hung up in small pieces.

    Oregon and Eldorado|Thomas Bulfinch