guardroom

[gahrd-room, -room]
noun
1.
a room used by military guards during the period they are on duty.
2.
a room in which military prisoners are kept.

Origin:
1755–65; guard + room

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guardroom (ˈɡɑːdˌruːm, -ˌrʊm)
 
n
1.  a room used by guards
2.  a room in which prisoners are confined under guard

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He leaned out the opening and looked down at the stragglers waiting outside the guardroom.
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