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Definition of alpine house

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Definition as written by Greenwood:

A building that functions as the primary shelter or location on mountains above the timberline

Definition as written by talinum:

A type of greenhouse designed to meet the specialized requirements of alpines, usually kept cool in summer by shading the glass, and unheated in winter but providing protecton from severe frosts.


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