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outhouse

a building near to, but separate from, a main building; outbuilding
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

outhouse

1. A detached outdoor structure housing a primitive toilet; usually constructed of wood, rather than the proverbial brick.
2. A small accessory building generally located at the rear of a house and used for domestic animals, storage, and so on.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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They also beat Ahmed's father Muhammad Rafiq whom they called at the outhouse. The passersby rescued the man and his son.
Adam let her out then went to an outhouse from where he let out Charlie.
ALAN LONGMUIR Alan wrote how he lost his "dear dad" in February 1989, adding: "The absolute nadir, though, was when I lost the flat at the pub and had nowhere to go so for a few days I kipped down in one of the pub's outhouses. Only now, as I recall this, do I realise I was not only homeless but sleeping rough."
On the Tuesday he was seen by his father-in-law walking towards the outhouse which was used as an office.
The women in Vananchal's Sitagaon are sent to an outhouse located in the outskirts of the village, which they refer as "MC house" during their menstruation.
Benoit framed the outhouse with 1-inch square tubing and used fiberglass insulation and Styrofoam around the smoker before attaching 1-by-4-inch cladding.
Experts from the City of Boston Archaeological Program are digging up a spot next to a home belonging to the patriot's family that may have been the house's privy - or outhouse - in the hopes of finding a load of artifacts.
Steeped in history, this substantial property is set over two floors and comes with two outhouses off the rear courtyard.
The two were in the outhouse of the villa, which housed nearly 30 Asian workers in seven rooms.
The tiny Polish town of Pilica hides an infuriating secret: Homeowners who lived in the town after World War II used Jewish gravestones to build an outhouse and parts of their home, apparently in an effort to defile the memory of the Jews.
Hayliegh Venis managed to flee to safety from the property at Deal Court, in Grove Hill, Middlesbrough, after a fire in the outhouse.
QWE the outhouse at my found this flowering in the outhouse at my sister's new home.