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lunchroom

[luhnch-room, -roo m] /ˈlʌntʃˌrum, -ˌrʊm/
noun
1.
a room, as in a school, where light meals or snacks can be bought or where food brought from home may be eaten.
2.
a luncheonette.
Origin of lunchroom
1815-1825
1815-25; lunch + room
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lunchroom

/ˈlʌntʃˌruːm; -ˌrʊm/
noun
1.
(US & Canadian) a room where lunch is served or where students, employees, etc, may eat lunches they bring
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