operating room Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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operating roomnoun [C]

uk   us   US (UK operating theatre)
a ​specialroom in which ​people are ​operated on in a ​hospital
(Definition of operating room from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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operating roomnoun [C]

 us   /ˈɑp·əˌreɪ·tɪŋ ˌrum, ˌrʊm/ (abbreviation OR)
a ​special room in a ​hospital in which ​doctorsperformmedicaloperations
(Definition of operating room from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “operating room”
in Chinese (Simplified) 手术室…
in Turkish ameliyathane…
in Russian операционная…
in Chinese (Traditional) 手術室…
in Polish sala operacyjna…
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