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Meaning of “studio” in the English Dictionary

"studio" in British English

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studionoun [C]

uk   /ˈstjuː.di.əʊ/  us   /ˈstuː.di.oʊ/ (plural studios)
  • studio noun [C] (RECORDING ROOM)

B1 a ​room with ​specialequipment where ​television or ​radioprogrammes or ​musicrecordings are made: She ​spent three ​months in the studio ​working on her ​latestalbum. a studio audience (= ​people who ​watch a ​programme while it is being made in the studio)B1 a ​building or ​place where ​films are made, or a ​company that makes them: Ealing Studios made some ​famous British ​comedies in the 40s and 50s. a ​room or ​building where ​dancing is ​taught or ​practised: a ​dance studio

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  • studio noun [C] (ARTIST'S ROOM)

B2 a ​room in which an ​artistworks, ​especially a ​painter or ​photographer a ​company making ​artistic or ​photographicproducts: The ​firmgrew to be one of Europe's ​foremostgraphics studios.
  • studio noun [C] (HOME)

(also studio apartment, UK also studio flat) a ​smallapartmentdesigned to be ​lived in by one or two ​people, usually with one ​largeroom for ​sleeping and ​living in, a ​bathroom and sometimes a ​separatekitchen
(Definition of studio from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"studio" in American English

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studionoun [C]

 us   /ˈstud·iˌoʊ/ (plural studios)
  • studio noun [C] (ROOM)

a ​room where an ​artistpaints or a ​musicianpractices: an artist’s studio
  • studio noun [C] (RECORDING PLACE)

a ​speciallyequippedplace where ​television or ​radioprograms are made or ​music is ​recorded
  • studio noun [C] (MOVIE PRODUCTION)

a ​place where ​movies are ​produced, or a ​company that ​producesmovies: Most of the ​big studios are in ​Hollywood.
(Definition of studio from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"studio" in Business English

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studionoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈstjuːdiəʊ/ (plural studios)
a ​room with ​specialequipment where ​television or radio ​programmes or music recordings are made: television/radio/recording studio I ​work in a ​television studio in Boston. They filmed the ​interview in ​front of a studio ​audience.
a ​building or ​place where films are made for the cinema, or a ​company that makes films: A ​major studio is said to have ​bought the film ​rights to her ​book. a film/movie/Hollywood studio
(Definition of studio from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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