a telephone, used for making calls within a hotel or , that does not have a direct line to an exchange and whose calls are routed through the building’s switchboard.
noun 1. a resident physician in a hospital, hotel, or other public institution. noun 1. a house officer working in a medical as opposed to a surgical discipline Compare house surgeon 2. a physician who lives in a hospital or other institution in which he is employed Compare resident (sense 7) house physician n.
noun 1. (in medieval architecture) a room common to all the inhabitants of a house, as a hall.
[hous-plant, -plahnt] /ˈhaʊsˌplænt, -ˌplɑnt/ noun 1. an ornamental that is grown indoors or adapts well to indoor culture.
adjective 1. taking pride in one’s house and housekeeping. adjective 1. proud of the appearance, cleanliness, etc, of one’s house, sometimes excessively so