wardroom

noun ward·room \ ˈwȯr-ˌdrüm , -ˌdru̇m \
|Updated on: 26 Apr 2018

Definition of wardroom

: the space in a warship allotted for living quarters to the commissioned officers excepting the captain; specifically : the mess assigned to these officers

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  • : a room in a military ship where officers sleep and eat


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