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pool hall

noun
1.
poolroom (def 1).
Also, poolhall.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30, Americanism
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  • The building was once occupied by a pool hall, the owner of which is said to have taken his own life on the premises.
  • The venue is also a full-service restaurant as well as a billiards and pool hall.
  • For a pool hall, a liquor license is not a trivial matter.
  • Shortly afterward, a second explosion occurred at the entrance of the pool hall, killing a police officer.
  • He hangs out at a seedy pool hall and is rumored to have eaten a live duck.
  • Officials seemed unsure whether a business seeking to move downtown was best defined as a pool hall, a restaurant or a bar.
  • The pool hall is both smoke- and alcohol-free, with snacks and pop available for teens.
  • The townspeople tolerated the loss of the pool hall or the gas station.
  • Long stated that this amends the distance requirements for pool hall licenses.

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