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English definition of “parlour”

parlour

noun [C] uk UK (US parlor)   /ˈpɑː.lər/ us    /ˈpɑːr.lɚ/

parlour noun [C] (SHOP)

a shop that provides a stated type of personal service or sells a stated product: a beauty parlour an ice-cream/pizza parlourShops, markets and auctionsRestaurants and cafesBuildings in general

parlour noun [C] (ROOM)

(especially in the past) a room in a private house used for relaxing, especially one that was kept tidy for entertaining guests: the front parlour an Edwardian parlourRooms
(Definition of parlour from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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