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hut

  
  ( huts    plural  )
1       n-count   A hut is a small house with only one or two rooms, especially one which is made of wood, mud, grass, or stones.  
2       n-count   A hut is a small wooden building in someone's garden, or a temporary building used by builders or repair workers.   (=shed)  


Nissen hut     ( Nissen huts    plural  ) A Nissen hut is a military hut made of metal. The walls and roof form the shape of a semi-circle.  
  (BRIT)      n-count  
in AM, use Quonset hut     
Quonset hut     ( Quonset huts    plural  ) A Quonset hut is a military hut made of metal. The walls and roof form the shape of a semi-circle.  
  (AM)      n-count  
in BRIT, use Nissen hut     
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hut

  
  
cabin, den, hovel, lean-to, refuge, shanty, shed, shelter  

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