Meaning of “greenhouse” in the English Dictionary

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"greenhouse" in British English

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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)