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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).
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