Meaning of “museum” in the English Dictionary

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"museum" in British English

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museumnoun [ C ]

uk /mjuːˈziː.əm/ us /mjuːˈziː.əm/

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

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museumnoun [ C ]

us /mjʊˈzi·əm/

a building where people can go to view works of art or objects of interest to science or history:

(Definition of “museum” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)