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playhouse

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈpleɪ.haʊs/

playhouse noun [C] (THEATRE)

a theatre. This is now only used in the names of theatres: the La Jolla Playhouse in San Diego the Edinburgh Playhouse

playhouse noun [C] (TOY HOUSE)

(UK also Wendy house) a small structure that looks like a house, for children to play in
Translations of “playhouse”
in Chinese (Traditional) 劇場, 戲院,劇場(現僅用於劇場名)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 剧场, 戏院,剧场(现仅用于剧场名)…
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