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English definition of “dormitory”

dormitory

noun [C] (BUILDING)    /ˈdɔː.mɪ.tər.i/ US  /ˈdɔːr.mə.tɔːr-/ (informal dorm) US
a large building at a college or university where students liveUniversity and college educationHouses and homes
(Definition of dormitory noun (BUILDING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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