Pronunciation: (hOOch),[key] —n.Mil. Slang. 1. a thatched hut of southeast Asia.
2. any living quarters, as a barracks.
3. (esp. during the Korean War)
a. a prostitute's dwelling.
b. any place, as a house, room, or shack, where a serviceman sets up housekeeping with a local woman. Also,hootch,hooch'ie.
Pronunciation: (hOOch; Du. hōkh),[key] —n. Pie•ter de Pronunciation: (pē'tur du; Du. pē'tur du),[key] 1629?–88?, Dutch painter. Also,Hoogh.