Smokehouses

Buildings or rooms built or used for the containment of smoke, usually such buildings or rooms where meat or fish is cured by means of dense smoke. Also, rooms or structures in a tannery that are heated by smoldering bark and used to unhair hides.

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2433
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smokehouses
smokehouse
smoke houses
smoke-houses
rokerijen Dutch
rokerij Dutch
ahumaderos Spanish
ahumadero Spanish
ahumador Spanish

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Buildings or rooms built or used for the containment of smoke, usually such buildings or rooms where meat or fish is cured by means of dense smoke. Also, rooms or structures in a tannery that are heated by smoldering bark and used to unhair hides.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300004957. The J. Paul Getty Trust.