Meaning of greenhouse in English:


Pronunciation /ˈɡriːnhaʊs/

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  • A glass building in which plants that need protection from cold weather are grown.

    ‘The greenhouse was constantly ventilated during daytime to maintain the inside temperature similar to that of the outside.’
    • ‘The disease mainly afflicts plants in commercial greenhouses.’
    • ‘Ask your city or county building department if you need a permit to erect a greenhouse.’
    • ‘Plants were grown in a greenhouse under natural light.’
    • ‘Mangoes and nectarines were grown in the heated greenhouses.’
    hothouse, conservatory
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