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cafeteria

noun

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a place where people get food at a counter and carry it to a table for eating
  • The restaurant resembled a school cafeteria.

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The first known use of cafeteria was in 1894

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“Cafeteria.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cafeteria. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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