Meaning of “the Oval Office” in the English Dictionary

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"the Oval Office" in British English

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the Oval Officenoun [ S ]

uk /ˌəʊ.vəl ˈɒf.ɪs/ us /ˌoʊ.vəl ˈɑː.fɪs/

the office of the US president, in Washington:

The president delivered his speech from the Oval Office.
figurative It now seems unlikely that the Democratic candidate will reach the Oval Office (= become president).

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