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room

noun (SPACE)    /ruːm/ /rʊm/
B1 [U] the amount of space that someone or something needs: That sofa would take up too much room in the flat. James took the books off the little table to make room for the television. He's fainted! Don't crowd him - give him room. Is there (enough/any) room for me in the car? [+ to infinitive] There's hardly room to move in here.Space - general wordsAreas of land in general [U] opportunity for doing something: I feel the company has little room for manoeuvre.Freedom to actOpportunity
(Definition of room noun (SPACE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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