Meaning of “operating theatre” in the English Dictionary

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"operating theatre" in British English

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operating theatrenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈɒp.ər.eɪ.tɪŋ ˌθɪə.tər/ us /ˈɑː.pə.reɪ.t̬ɪŋ ˌθiː.ə.t̬ɚ/ UK US operating room

a special room in which people are operated on in a hospital

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