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Definition of en suite 

: so as to form a suite : connected bathroom en suite also : so as to make a matching set

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There is outdoor space on all levels, totaling 3,800 square feet, including an unfinished roof, where there is an additional en suite bedroom with a built-in bed designated as staff quarters. Vivian Marino, New York Times, "A SoHo Triplex on the Market for $65 Million," 14 June 2018 In the family’s townhouse, two of the couple’s daughters shared a bedroom; in their new home, each daughter has her own bedroom and en suite bath. J.s. Marcus, WSJ, "A Severe Spanish Villa for Easy Outdoor Living," 6 June 2018 Listing broker William Raveis Real Estate A 1,079-square-foot condo with southern exposure, an open kitchen with granite counters, and a master bedroom with an en suite bath, in a doorman building with a gym. New York Times, "Homes That Sold for Around $1,500,000," 8 July 2018 The master bedroom is below the living areas, with its own deck, pool, walk-in closet and en suite bathroom with stone tub. Kevin Brass, New York Times, "House Hunting in ... Costa Rica," 4 July 2018 At almost 10,000 square feet, the home is large enough to seem like a boutique hotel, with five bedrooms that each have their own en suite bathroom. Dana Burke, Houston Chronicle, "Spring estate comes with its own lazy river, walking trails," 3 July 2018 The master suite features its own private balcony as well as a beautiful en suite bath. Shannon Rooney, Philly.com, "Shore Envy: Three Belmar stunners," 27 June 2018 The master bedroom with en suite master bath is at the end of the hallway. Carol Riordan, courant.com, "Property of the Week: 5 Clew Drive, Middletown," 16 Mar. 2018 Visitors staying in the 27 smaller journey tents share bathroom facilities; those staying in the 10 larger summit tents have their own private, en suite bathrooms, spa robes and even a campfire s'mores kit. Deepti Hajela, chicagotribune.com, "Luxury tents, gourmet meals redefine camping on NYC island," 9 July 2018

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1812, in the meaning defined above

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—used to describe a bedroom to which a bathroom is directly connected or a bathroom that is directly connected to a bedroom

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