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HOUSEHOLD, noun hous'hold. Those who dwell under the same roof and compose a family; those who belong to a family.

I baptized also the household of Stephanus. 1 Corinthians 1:16.

1. Family life; domestic management.

HOUSEHOLD, adjective hous'hold. Belonging to the house and family; domestic; as household furniture; household affairs.