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dorm

[dawrm] /dɔrm/
noun, Informal.
1.
Origin of dorm
1895-1900
1895-1900; by shortening
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dorm

/dɔːm/
noun
1.
(informal) short for dormitory
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Word Origin and History for dorm
n.

1900, colloquial shortening of dormitory.

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dorm

dormitory
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