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English definition of “boiler room”

boiler room

noun [C] uk   us  

boiler room noun [C] (HEAT)

a room in a building or on a ship where the boiler is

boiler room noun [C] (SALES)

a room in which people work very hard to sell products by phone
(Definition of boiler room from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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