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dormitory

dor·mi·to·ry

dormitory

 
 
pronunciation:
dor m to ri
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part of speech: noun
inflections: dormitories
definition 1: a residential hall, esp. at a college.
All students live in dormitories during their first year, but many live off-campus after that.
definition 2: a large room that serves as sleeping quarters for a number of people.
Company workers were housed in dormitories.
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