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English definition of “dressing room”

dressing room

noun [C]    
a room , especially in a theatre , in which actors put on clothes and make-up Theatres, cinemas and their parts a room were sports players change their clothes before and after playing : The atmosphere in the dressing room before the match was tense .
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