Definition of packhouse in English:

packhouse

noun

  • A building in which packs or bundles of goods are stored, or in which goods are packed for transport and sale; a warehouse (now especially one for perishable goods).

Origin

Late 15th century; earliest use found in Notes and Queries. From pack + house [interjection], after Middle Dutch pachuys.

Pronunciation

packhouse

/ˈpakhaʊs/