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dining room

noun
1.
a room in which meals are eaten, as in a home or hotel, especially the room in which the major or more formal meals are eaten.
2.
Informal. the furniture usually used in a dining room and sometimes sold as a matching set, as a dining table, chairs, and sideboard; dining room suite:
a sale on dining rooms.
Origin
1595-1605
1595-1605
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British Dictionary definitions for dining-room

dining room

noun
1.
a room where meals are eaten
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