/klub"hows'/, n., pl. clubhouses /-how'ziz/.
1. a building or room occupied by a club.
2. a building or area used for social or recreational activities by occupants of an apartment complex, institution, etc.
3. an athletic team's dressing room.
[1810-20; CLUB + HOUSE]

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