Pesthole vs Pesthouse - What's the difference?

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Pesthole is a related term of pesthouse.


As nouns the difference between pesthole and pesthouse

is that pesthole is a place where a pest (contagious disease) is present or likely while pesthouse is an establishment which provides shelter and/or care to sufferers of pestilence or other contagious infections.

pesthole

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A place where a pest (contagious disease) is present or likely
  • pesthouse

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • An establishment which provides shelter and/or care to sufferers of pestilence or other contagious infections
  • See also

    * asylum * sanatorium

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