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farmhouse

noun [C] uk   /ˈfɑːm.haʊs/ us    /ˈfɑːrm-/
the main house on a farm where the farmer livesFarms and ranchesAreas of land where crops are grown

farmhouse

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈfɑːm.haʊs/ us    /ˈfɑːrm-/
describes food that is made using traditional methods: farmhouse cheddarVarious qualities of food
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