house/ noun, adjective haʊs; verb haʊz /

noun, plural hous·es /ˈhaʊ zɪz/.
a building in which people live; residence for human beings.
a household.
(often initial capital letter) a family, including ancestors and descendants:
the great houses of France; the House of Hapsburg.

verb (used with object), housed /haʊzd/, hous·ing /ˈhaʊ zɪŋ/.
to put or receive into a house, dwelling, or living quarters:
More than 200 students were housed in the dormitory.
to give shelter to; harbor; lodge:
to house flood victims in schools.

verb (used without object), housed /haʊzd/, hous·ing /ˈhaʊ zɪŋ/.
to take shelter; dwell.

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