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noun, plural smoke·hous·es [smohk-hou-ziz] /ˈsmoʊkˌhaʊ zɪz/.
  1. a building or place in which meat, fish, etc., are cured with smoke.
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Origin of smokehouse

First recorded in 1665–75; smoke + house
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  1. a building or special construction for curing meat, fish, etc, by smoking
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