glasshouse glasshouse

Definition(s):

  • (n) a building with glass walls and roof; for the cultivation and exhibition of plants under controlled conditions

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • But Jones is quick to shatter this glasshouse of cultural cross-pollination.

News

  • Dâm-Funk, Peanut Butter Wolf, More Set for Stones Throw Soul Tour

    This summer, L.A. indie label Stones Throw are throwing the Stones Throw Soul Tour. It'll take place across the West Coast and feature performances from label founder Peanut Butter Wolf , Dâm-Funk , the Stepkids , and Myron & E. Stones Throw Soul Tour: 08-16 Pomona, CA - Glasshouse 08-17 Phoenix, AZ - Crescent Ballroom 08-18 Tucson, AZ - Club Congress 08-20 Denver, CO - Casslemen's 08-21 Salt ...
    on June 27, 2013     Source: Pitchfork

Quotes

  1. "We conveyed it to Canadian government that they will think twice before accepting unilateral independence from Kosovo," Georgiy Mamedov told reporters in English on Thursday. "We are both federal states and when you live in glasshouse you...
    on Feb 21, 2008 By: Georgiy Enverovich Mamedov Source: 680 News

  2. "The data centre, the glasshouse, was very isolated," Gates says. "So the first idea was to create a boundary, and a perimeter was a reasonable concept."
    on Feb 26, 2007 By: Bill Gates Source: NEWS.com.au

  3. "This is an impressive architectural inclusion to our gardens that will help build on the 1.3 millio visitors that visit them each years," Mr Rann said. "The contemporary, energy-efficient glasshouse design is inspired by the leaf structure...
    on Nov 6, 2007 By: Mike Rann Source: Advertiser Adelaide

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