field house
noun Date: 1895 1. a building at an athletic field for housing equipment or providing dressing facilities 2. a building enclosing a large area suitable for various forms of athletics and usually providing seats for spectators

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  • Field House — or Fieldhouse is a common name for indoor sports arenas and stadiums, mostly used for college basketball, volleyball, or ice hockey.United StatesAlaska*Buckner Fieldhouse, University of Alaska AnchorageCalifornia*Firestone Fieldhouse, Pepperdine… …   Wikipedia

  • field house — field′ house n. 1) a building housing the dressing facilities, storage spaces, etc., used in connection with an athletic field 2) spo a building used for indoor athletic events • Etymology: 1890–95 …   From formal English to slang

  • field house — ☆ field house n. 1. a building near an athletic field, with lockers, showers, etc. for the athletes use 2. a large building for basketball games, indoor track meets, etc …   English World dictionary

  • field house — 1. a building housing the dressing facilities, storage spaces, etc., used in connection with an athletic field. 2. a building used for indoor athletic events, as track events or basketball. [1890 95, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • field house — noun 1. a building for indoor sports • Syn: ↑sports arena • Hypernyms: ↑house 2. an athletic facility where athletes prepare for sport • Hypernyms: ↑athletic facility • Part Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Houston Field House — Infobox Stadium stadium name = Dr. Livingston W. Houston Field House| nickname = location = Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Troy, NY broke ground = 1948 opened = October 13, 1949 closed = demolished = owner = RPI operator = RPI surface = 200x85… …   Wikipedia

  • Cole Field House — Coordinates: 38°59′16.6″N 76°56′48.1″W / 38.987944°N 76.946694°W / 38.987944; 76.946694 …   Wikipedia

  • McCasland Field House — T. Howard McCasland Field House The Field House Location 151 W Brooks Norman, OK 73019 Opened January 13, 1928 …   Wikipedia

  • Manley Field House — Former names Low Hill Location Comstock Ave E. Colvin St Syracuse, NY 13244 Opened 1962 Owner Syracuse University Operator Syracuse University …   Wikipedia

  • Fitzgerald Field House — Infobox Stadium stadium name = Fitzgerald Field House| nickname = location = Allequippa St Darragh St Pittsburgh, PA 15260 broke ground = opened = December 15, 1951 closed = demolished = owner = University of Pittsburgh operator = University of… …   Wikipedia

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