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English definition of “reception”

reception

noun [U] (WELCOME)    /rɪˈsep.ʃən/
B1 the place in a hotel or office building where people go when they first arrive : Ask for me at reception. I signed in at the reception desk .Passages and entrance areasHotels and hostels
(Definition of reception noun (WELCOME) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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