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English definition of “housemaster”

housemaster

noun [C]     /ˈhaʊsˌmɑː.stər/ US  /-ˌmæs.tɚ/
a male teacher who is in charge of the children who live in one of several separate buildings in a school Teachers
(Definition of housemaster noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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