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conservatory

noun [C] uk   /kənˈsɜː.və.tər.i/  us   /-ˈsɝː.və.tɔː.ri/

conservatory noun [C] (SCHOOL)

(UK also conservatoire, uk   /kənˈsɜː.və.twɑːr/ us   ) a school for the teaching of music or sometimes acting or art

conservatory noun [C] (ROOM)

(US also solarium) a room with glass walls and a glass roof, usually connected to a house, used for growing plants or for relaxing in
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