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"cubicle" in British English

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cubiclenoun [C]

uk   /ˈkjuː.bɪ.kəl/  us   /ˈkjuː.bɪ.kəl/
a ​smallspace with ​walls or ​curtains around it, that is ​separate from the ​rest of a ​room and where you can be ​private when taking ​clothes off, etc.: a ​shower cubicle I was getting ​undressed in one of the cubicles.
(Definition of cubicle from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"cubicle" in American English

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cubiclenoun [C]

 us   /ˈkju·bɪ·kəl/
a ​smallroom, often only ​large enough for one ​person, within a ​largerroom or ​area: a ​work cubicle
(Definition of cubicle from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"cubicle" in Business English

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cubiclenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈkjuːbɪkl/
WORKPLACE a ​smallofficespace that is made by putting up ​low walls in a larger ​room: Rather than ​preside from an ​office, she sits in a cubicle among her ​employees. They ​work in cubicles in an ​open-planoffice.
(Definition of cubicle from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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