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gatehouse

gate·house

gatehouse

 
pronunciation:
geIt haUs
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a house built next to or over a gate, often used as a keeper's lodging.
definition 2: a structure built at the gate of a dam or reservoir that houses the controls needed to regulate the flow of water.
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