What does glasshouse mean?

Definitions for glasshouse
ˈglæsˌhaʊs, ˈglɑs-; -ˌhaʊ zɪzglasshouse

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. greenhouse, nursery, glasshouse(noun)

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

Wiktionary

  1. glasshouse(Noun)

    A building made of glass in which plants are grown more rapidly than outside such a building by the action of heat from the sun, this heat being trapped inside by the glass. (chiefly commercial).

  2. glasshouse(Noun)

    A building where glass or glassware is manufactured.

  3. glasshouse(Noun)

    A military prison.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Glasshouse(noun)

    a house where glass is made; a commercial house that deals in glassware

Freebase

  1. Glasshouse

    Glasshouse is a science fiction novel by British author Charles Stross, first published in 2006. The novel is set in the twenty seventh century aboard a spacecraft adrift in interstellar space. Robin, the protagonist, has recently had his memory erased. He agrees to take part in an experiment, during which he is placed inside a model of a late twentieth/early twenty-first century Euroamerican society. Robin is given a new identity and body, specifically that of a woman named "Reeve". Major themes of this novel are identity, gender determinism, self-image- and conformity. Contrary to popular belief, it is not a sequel to his 2005 novel Accelerando, although Stross has stated that the two novels are not obviously incompatible. Glasshouse was nominated for the Hugo, Campbell, and Locus Awards in 2007.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of glasshouse in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of glasshouse in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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