[[t]glɑ͟ːshaʊs, glæ̱s-[/t]]
A glasshouse is a greenhouse, especially a large one which is used for the commercial production of fruit, flowers, or vegetables. [mainly BRIT]

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  • Glasshouse (novel) — Infobox Book | name = Glasshouse image caption = First edition cover author = Charles Stross cover artist = Rita Frangie country = UK US language = English series = genre = science fiction publisher = Orbit (UK), Ace (US) release date = June 2006 …   Wikipedia

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