Definition of market house in English:

market house

noun

  • (A part of) a building in which a market is held; a small building erected in a marketplace for the use of market traders.

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in John Stow (d. 1605), historian. From market + house.

Pronunciation

market house

/ˈmɑːkɪt ˌhaʊs/