[steyt-room, -room]
a private room or compartment on a ship, train, etc.

1695–1705; state + room Unabridged
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stateroom (ˈsteɪtˌruːm, -ˌrʊm)
1.  a private cabin or room on a ship, train, etc
2.  chiefly (Brit) a large room in a palace or other building for use on state occasions

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Example sentences
When you book your cruise, you will be effectively paying for the stateroom.
To starboard, and partially beneath the stairway, is the captain's stateroom.
The museum holds in its collection actual artifacts from the wreck, including a
  life vest and stateroom door.
Sometimes scientists will share a stateroom with a member of the ship's crew.
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