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indoor

[in-dawr, -dohr] /ˈɪnˌdɔr, -ˌdoʊr/
adjective
1.
occurring, used, etc., in a house or building, rather than out of doors:
indoor games.
Origin of indoor
1705-1715
1705-15; aphetic variant of within-door, orig. phrase within (the) door, i.e., inside the house
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indoor

/ˈɪnˌdɔː/
adjective (prenominal)
1.
of, situated in, or appropriate to the inside of a house or other building: an indoor tennis court, indoor amusements
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Word Origin and History for indoor
adj.

1711, from within door (opposed to outdoor); the form indoors is first attested 1799 in George Washington's writings.

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