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room

noun
 
 
/ruːm, rʊm/
BUILDING [C] A1 a part of the inside of a building, which is separated from other parts by walls, floors, and ceilings: a hotel roomRooms
SPACE [U] B1 space for things to fit into: Is there enough room for all of us in your car? Can everyone move up a bit to make room for these people? [+ to do sth] There's hardly enough room to move in here.Space - general wordsAreas of land in general
room for sth a possibility for something to happen: His work isn't bad but there's still some room for improvement. → See also changing room, chat room, dining room, drawing room, dressing room, elbow room, emergency room, living room, locker room, men's room, operating room, sitting room, waiting roomPossible and probable
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