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English definition of “conservatory”

conservatory

noun [C] uk   /kənˈsɜː.və.tər.i/ us    /-ˈsɝː.və.tɔː.ri/

conservatory noun [C] (SCHOOL)

(UK also conservatoire,   /kənˈsɜː.və.twɑːr/   ) a school for the teaching of music or sometimes acting or artTypes of school

conservatory noun [C] (ROOM)

(US also solarium) a room with glass walls and a glass roof, usually connected to a house, used for growing plants or for relaxing inRoomsGarden buildings and structures
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