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gymnasiumnoun [C]

uk   us   /dʒɪmˈneɪ.zi.əm/ (also gym) formal
a ​largeroom with ​equipment for ​exercising the ​body and ​increasingstrength
(Definition of gymnasium from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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gymnasiumnoun [C]

 us   /dʒɪmˈneɪ·zi·əm/ (short form gym,  /dʒɪm/ )
a ​building or ​roomdesigned and ​equipped for ​varioussports, ​physicaltraining, and ​exercise
(Definition of gymnasium from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “gymnasium”
in Spanish gimnasio…
in Vietnamese phòng tập thể dục…
in Malaysian gimnasium…
in Thai โรงพลศึกษา…
in French gymnase…
in German die Turnhalle…
in Chinese (Simplified) 体育馆, 健身房…
in Turkish spor salonu…
in Russian гимнастический зал…
in Indonesian ruang senam, gedung olah raga…
in Chinese (Traditional) 體育館, 健身房…
in Polish sala gimnastyczna…
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