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combination room

noun
1.
(Brit) (at Cambridge University) a common room
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  • Entrance to the combination room is only obtained through favour.

  • The visitor may note that the moulded ceiling of the combination room extends overhead.

    St. John's College, Cambridge Robert Forsyth Scott
  • The combination room leads from the musicians gallery of the pleasant hall, the only instance of this arrangement in Cambridge.

    Cambridge Mildred Anna Rosalie Tuker
  • A combination room opening out from the hall, and a library, were added along the south side.

    Cambridge Mildred Anna Rosalie Tuker
  • A hall, combination room, and Masters room were on the west, while the chapel at the north-east angle was not built till 1535.

    Cambridge Mildred Anna Rosalie Tuker
  • The hall is on the west, adjoining it is the combination room, above, the Presidents lodging with a bedchamber over it.

    Cambridge Mildred Anna Rosalie Tuker
  • On the upper storey of the combination room was the masters lodge.

    Cambridge and its Story Charles William Stubbs
  • The rebuilding of the hall and combination room took place in 1866-70.

    Cambridge Mildred Anna Rosalie Tuker
  • Among the dons the centre of social life has always been the combination room.

    Cambridge Mildred Anna Rosalie Tuker

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