watch-house

ˈwɔtʃhaus сущ.;
воен. караульное помещение n караульное помещение watch-house воен. караульное помещение

Большой англо-русский и русско-английский словарь. 2001.

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  • watch house — noun 1. A house in which a guard is placed 2. A police station or lock up (old) • • • Main Entry: ↑watch …   Useful english dictionary

  • watch-house — n. 1. Guard house. 2. Lock up, police station …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • watch house — /ˈwɒtʃ haʊs/ (say woch hows) noun 1. (in some States) a place where people are held under temporary arrest. 2. Chiefly British a house in which a guard is stationed. Also, watchhouse …   Australian English dictionary

  • Watch House —    At the south east corner of St. Sepulchre s Church Yard on the north side of Snow Hill (Strype, ed. 1720, I. iii. 245).    Site now covered by Holborn Viaduct …   Dictionary of London

  • watch-house — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Watch House Village — is a small village in County Wexford, Ireland, on the River Derry. It is a twin village of the much larger Clonegal in County Carlow on the other side of the river, which forms the county boundary. HistoryIt is closely associated with the Irish… …   Wikipedia

  • Watch House Cruising Club — The Watch House Cruising club, on the towpath of the Bridgewater Canal in Stretford, Greater Manchester, was founded in 1964 and has grown in size over the past years so that at present it has 34 full members with boats and 15 associate members… …   Wikipedia

  • Watch House, Bishopsgate —    See Old Watch House …   Dictionary of London

  • Watch House, Barbican —    At the northern end of Red Cross Street at its junction with the Barbican (Rocque, 1746).    Removed in the 19th century …   Dictionary of London

  • Watch House, Minories —    Removed 1830, when the system of parochial watching was superseded by the establishment of the police force (Tomlinson s Hist. of the Minories, p.320) …   Dictionary of London

  • The Watch House — is a 1977 fiction book by Robert Westall. The main story is about a teenager called Anne, who is left to spend the summer with her mother s old nanny. While there she explores the watch house, writes a guidebook for the watch house and is haunted …   Wikipedia

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