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public room

noun
1.
a lounge or other room that is open to all, especially in a hotel or on a ship.
Origin
1975-1980
1975-80
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  • Next to them were tiles decorated with a red-and-white design, possibly from a public room.
  • The emphasis is on making the street sufficiently orderly that the buildings, fences, and trees along it can form the public room.

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