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English definition of “free house”

free house

noun [C] uk   UK us  
a type of bar in the UK that is not owned and controlled by a brewery (= a business that makes beer) so the range of beers and other drinks that it can sell is not limited
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Selling and serving alcoholic drinksPublic entertainment venues
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