anteroom

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noun an·te·room \ˈan-ti-ˌrüm, -ˌru̇m\

Definition of anteroom

  1. :  a small outer room that leads to another room and that is often used as a waiting room

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First Known Use of anteroom

1668

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ANTEROOM Defined for Kids

anteroom

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noun an·te·room \ˈan-ti-ˌrüm, -ˌru̇m\

Definition of anteroom for Students

  1. :  a room used as an entrance to another



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