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reception

noun     /rɪˈsepʃən/
HOTEL/OFFICE [no plural]
B1 the place in a hotel or office building where people go when they arrive: Ask for me at reception. a reception area/deskArrivals and departures
PARTY [C]
B2 a formal party that is given to celebrate a special event or to welcome someone: a wedding reception Celebrations, parties and special occasionsSpecific holidays and festivals
REACTION [no plural]
the way people react to something or someone: We were given a very warm reception.Reacting and responding
RADIO/TV [U]
the quality of a radio or television signalCommunicating by telephone
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