Meaning of “consulting room” in the English Dictionary

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"consulting room" in British English

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consulting roomnoun [ C ]

uk /kənˈsʌl.tɪŋ ˌruːm/ us /kənˈsʌl.t̬ɪŋ ˌruːm/ UK

Examples from literature

  • Mrs. Jenkins, a regular visitor in the doctor's consulting room, started on the long story of her troubles. 
  • The consulting room is well supplied with medicines. 
  • The old doctor treated me so strangely, that I often felt inclined to run out of the consulting room. 
  • The room into which they had been shown was his consulting room, furnished in the simplest fashion—almost shabbily. 
  • They are the types most commonly seen in the hospital clinic or in the private consulting room of the neurologist. 

(Definition of “consulting room” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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