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COFFEE-HOUSE Definition & Legal Meaning

Definition & Citations:

A house of entertainment where guests are supplied with coffee and other refreshments, and sometimes with lodging. Century Diet. A coffee-house is not an inn. Thompson v. Lacy, 3 Barn. & Aid. 2S3; Pitt v. Laming, 4 Camp. 77; Insurance Co. v. Langdon, 6 Wend. (N. Y.) 027; Com. v. Woods, 4 Ky. Law Rep. 202.


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