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"classroom" in British English

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classroomnoun [C]

uk   /ˈklɑːs.ruːm/ /-rʊm/  us   /ˈklæs-/
A1 a ​room in a ​school or ​college where ​groups of ​students are ​taughtin the classroom being ​taught by a ​teacher: Students ​learningcomputerstudiesspend two ​days each ​week in a ​computerlab and four ​days in the classroom. teachingclasses of ​students in ​school or ​college: There are also no ​promotions within the ​school, so that ​teachersremain in the classroom ​throughouttheircareers.

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(Definition of classroom from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"classroom" in American English

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classroomnoun [C]

 us   /ˈklæsˌrum, -ˌrʊm/
a ​room where ​groups of ​students are ​taught
(Definition of classroom from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “classroom”
in Arabic فَصْل, صَفّ…
in Korean 교실…
in Portuguese sala de aula…
in Catalan aula…
in Japanese 教室…
in Chinese (Simplified) 教室, 课堂…
in Turkish derslik, sınıf…
in Russian класс (комната)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 教室, 課堂…
in Italian classe…
in Polish klasa…
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