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dinernoun [C]

 us   /ˈdɑɪ·nər/
someone who eats a meal, esp. in a restaurant: He comes in very early – he’s an early diner.
A diner is a cheap, informal restaurant that traditionally is long and narrow and looks like part of a train, in which people sit at a counter (= long table) and also in booths (= partly enclosed areas on either side of a table).
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dinernoun [C]

uk   /ˈdaɪ.nər/  us   /ˈdaɪ.nɚ/
someone who is eating a meal, especially in a restaurant
in the US, a small informal and inexpensive restaurant, often at the side of the road
(Definition of diner from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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