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ballroom

noun [C]  /ˈbɔlˌrum, -ˌrʊm/ us  
a large room that is used for dancing or other activities
Translations of “ballroom”
in Korean 무도회장…
in Arabic قاعة رَقْص…
in Portuguese salão de baile…
in Catalan sala de ball…
in Japanese 舞踏会会場, 舞踏室, ダンスホール…
in Italian sala da ballo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 舞廳…
in Russian бальный зал…
in Turkish balo salonu…
in Chinese (Simplified) 舞厅…
in Polish sala balowa…
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