Definition of cafetorium
: a large room (as in a school building) designed for use both as a cafeteria and an auditorium
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A $9.4 million K-6 expansion in Bay Minette that includes 35 classrooms, a new cafetorium, administration and media center.
At Whittier Christian High School the theater department has only the cafeteria part of the cafetorium to work with.
The curtains will open on four performances of the fun and family appropriate musical in the school cafetorium at 6:30 p.m. on Feb 9-11, plus a 2:30 p.m. matinee performance on Feb. 11.
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Origin and Etymology of cafetorium
blend of cafeteria and auditorium
First Known Use: 1952See Words from the same year
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