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greenhousenoun [C]

uk   /ˈɡriːn.haʊs/  us   /ˈɡriːn.haʊs/
a building with a roof and sides made of glass, used for growing plants that need warmth and protection: Gladys grows a lot of tomatoes in her greenhouse.
(Definition of greenhouse from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"greenhouse" in American English

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greenhousenoun [C]

 us   /ˈɡrinˌhɑʊs/
a building with a roof and sides made of glass or other transparent material, used for growing plants that need warmth and protection
(Definition of greenhouse from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “greenhouse”
in Arabic بَيْت زُجاجي (صوبة لِلزَرْع)…
in Korean 온실…
in Portuguese estufa…
in Catalan hivernacle…
in Japanese 温室…
in Chinese (Simplified) 温室, 暖房…
in Turkish sera…
in Russian теплица, оранжерея…
in Chinese (Traditional) 溫室, 暖房…
in Italian serra…
in Polish szklarnia…
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