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English definition of “guardroom”


noun [C]     /ˈɡɑːd.rʊm/ /-ruːm/ US  /ˈɡɑːrd-/
a room for soldiers who are protecting a place RoomsPlaces involved in military activity
(Definition of guardroom noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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