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control room

a room housing control equipment, as in a recording studio.
Origin of control room
1925-30 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • The engine stopped, the port motor woke to full speed, and the control-room was alive with sound and rapid movement.

    The Story of Our Submarines John Graham Bower
  • He surveyed the sunlit scene about him from the control-room door.

    The Pirates of Ersatz Murray Leinster
  • Rick pointed to Cairo, visible through the control-room window.

    The Egyptian Cat Mystery Harold Leland Goodwin
  • He had barely closed it when Carol was at the control-room door.

    Planet of Dread Murray Leinster
  • But everybody but Holden and the two men in the control-room now clustered at those ports, looking out at the stars.

    Operation: Outer Space William Fitzgerald Jenkins
  • Below me, in the control-room, the crew are working in speechless haste.

  • Next ship-day the girl looked oddly at Calhoun when she appeared in the control-room.

    Pariah Planet Murray Leinster
  • And this control-room where he lay—he knew in an instant where he was.

    Brood of the Dark Moon Charles Willard Diffin
  • There was the sound of murmurings in the control-room behind her.

    Planet of Dread Murray Leinster

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