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English definition of “departure lounge”

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departure lounge

noun [C usually singular] uk   us  
the area in an airport where passengers wait before getting onto an aircraft
Translations of “departure lounge”
in Korean 출발 라운지…
in Arabic صالة المُغادَرة…
in Portuguese sala de embarque…
in Catalan sala d’embarcament…
in Japanese 出発ロビー…
in Italian sala partenze…
in Chinese (Traditional) (機場的)候機室…
in Chinese (Simplified) (机场的)候机室,候机厅…
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