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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as spin-house.


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  • On we went through the stiff, box-bordered walks of the garden, past the weather-beaten sundial and the spinning-house and the smoke-house to the stables.

    Richard Carvel — Complete

  • Often there was a spinning-house where servants could spin flax and wool.

    Home Life in Colonial Days


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