Greenhouse vs. Hothouse

Greenhouse vs. Hothouse — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Greenhouse and Hothouse

Greenhousenoun

A building used to grow plants, particularly one with large glass windows or plastic sheeting to trap heat from sunlight even in intemperate seasons or climates.

Hothousenoun

A heated greenhouse.

Greenhousenoun

The glass of a plane's cockpit.

Hothousenoun

(figurative) An environment in which growth or development is encouraged naturally or artificially; a hotbed.

Greenhouseverb

(transitive) To place (plants) in a greenhouse.

Hothousenoun

(obsolete) A bagnio, or bathing house; a brothel.

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Greenhousenoun

a building with glass walls and roof; for the cultivation and exhibition of plants under controlled conditions

Hothousenoun

A heated room for drying greenware.

Greenhouseadjective

of or relating to or caused by the greenhouse effect;

greehouse gases

Hothousenoun

(climatology) A hot state in global climate.

Hothouseverb

(of a child) To provide with an enriched environment with the aim of stimulating academic development.

Hothousenoun

a greenhouse in which plants are arranged in a pleasing manner

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