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A residence in the country, especially a mansion or other large dwelling on a country estate.
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(Architecture) a large house in the country, esp a mansion belonging to a wealthy family
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|Noun||1.||country house - a house (usually large and impressive) on an estate in the country|
chateau - an impressive country house (or castle) in France
dacha - Russian country house
house - a dwelling that serves as living quarters for one or more families; "he has a house on Cape Cod"; "she felt she had to get out of the house"
summer house - a country house (usually located in the country) that provides a cool place to live in the summer
villa - pretentious and luxurious country residence with extensive grounds
villa - country house in ancient Rome consisting of residential quarters and farm buildings around a courtyard
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