1. household linen drygoods for household use that are typically made of white cloth
  2. household arts theory and practice of homemaking
  3. household appliance an appliance that does a particular job in the home
  4. householder someone who owns a home
  5. household a social unit living together in a residence
  6. houselights lights that illuminate the audience's part of a theater or other auditorium
  7. genus Philadelphus mock orange: type and sole genus of the subfamily Philadelphaceae; sometimes placed in family Saxifragaceae
  8. threshold level the intensity level that is just barely perceptible
  9. House of Lords the upper house of the British parliament
  10. house-builder someone who builds houses as a business
  11. housebuilder someone who builds houses as a business
  12. leaseholder a tenant who holds a lease
  13. hawsehole the hole that an anchor rope passes through
  14. luteal phase the second half of the menstrual cycle after ovulation
  15. philadelphus any of various chiefly deciduous ornamental shrubs of the genus Philadelphus having white sweet-scented flowers, single or in clusters; widely grown in temperate regions
  16. house-to-house omitting no one
  17. Parallel Lives a collection of biographies of famous pairs of Greeks and Romans written by Plutarch; used by Shakespeare in writing some of his plays
  18. desert olive spiny branching deciduous shrub of southwestern United States having clusters of insignificant yellow-white flowers appearing before leaves followed by attractive black berrylike fruits
  19. caesarean delivery the delivery of a fetus by surgical incision through the abdominal wall and uterus (from the belief that Julius Caesar was born that way)
  20. general delivery the part of a post office that handles mail for persons who call for it

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