fishhouse
1) a building where fish are stored or processed
2) a restaurant serving or specialising in fish and seafood
3) a building from which fish are sold. Also called fishroom
4) fish top (a movable box-like structure to cover piled cod-fish. Also called fish room)

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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