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orderly room

noun
1.
the administrative office of a small military unit.
Origin
1975-1980
probably earlier than 1975-80
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  • Bill sleeps in an orderly room that his autism keeps him from disturbing.
  • We would walk a block or two out of our way not to go by the orderly room.
British Dictionary definitions for orderly room

orderly room

noun
1.
(military) a room in the barracks of a battalion or company used for general administrative purposes
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