schoolhouse

[ skool-hous ]
/ ˈskulˌhaʊs /

noun, plural school·hous·es [skool-hou-ziz]. /ˈskulˌhaʊ zɪz/.

a building in which a school is conducted.

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Origin of schoolhouse

First recorded in 1400–50, schoolhouse is from the late Middle English word scolehous.See school1, house
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British Dictionary definitions for schoolhouse

schoolhouse
/ (ˈskuːlˌhaʊs) /

noun

a building used as a school, esp a rural school
a house attached to a school
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