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English definition of “vestibule”

vestibule

noun [C]     /ˈves.tɪ.bjuːl/
formal a small room just inside the outer door of a public building where you can leave your coat , etc.: I'll wait for you in the vestibule.RoomsPassages and entrance areas US a small closed area on the front of a house → Synonym porchPassages and entrance areas specialized medical an empty space in the body that is an entrance to a passage or another space : the nasal vestibuleSubstances and structures in the body
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