de-livery room

delivery room

noun
1.
an area in a hospital equipped for delivering babies.
2.
a room or area in which deliveries are made or received, as the section of a public library where books are taken out or returned.

Origin:
1945–50

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delivery room n.
A room or an area in a hospital that is equipped for delivering babies.

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