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war room

noun

Simple Definition of war room

  • : a room where battles are planned that is equipped with maps, computers, etc.

  • : a room where people meet and exchange plans, ideas, information, etc., in an active way

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of war room

  1. 1 :  a room at a military headquarters where maps showing the current status of troops in battle are maintained

  2. 2 :  a room (as at a business headquarters) used for conferences and planning that is often specially equipped (as with computers, or charts)

Examples of war room in a sentence

  1. the war room of the candidate's campaign headquarters



1901

First Known Use of war room

1901


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