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noun [C] uk   /prɒm/ us    /prɑːm/

prom noun [C] (PARTY)

US a formal party held for older students at the end of the school year, at which there is dancing: Who are you taking to the Senior Prom?Celebrations, parties and special occasionsSpecific holidays and festivals

prom noun [C] (PATH)

informal for promenade nounCoasts and beachesBays and gulfs
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