Oval Office

noun

Definition of Oval Office

: the seat of the executive department of the U.S. government

First Known Use of Oval Office

1962, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Oval Office

from the Oval Office, the U.S. president's office in the west wing of the White House

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“Oval Office.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Oval%20Office. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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