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parlour

noun [C] UK (US parlor) uk   /ˈpɑː.lər/  us   /ˈpɑːr.lɚ/

parlour noun [C] (SHOP)

a shop that provides a stated type of personal service or sells a stated product: a beauty parlour an ice-cream/pizza parlour

parlour noun [C] (ROOM)

(especially in the past) a room in a private house used for relaxing, especially one that was kept tidy for entertaining guests: the front parlour an Edwardian parlour
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