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consulting room

noun
1.
a room in which a doctor, esp a general practitioner, sees his patients
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  • "This is my consulting room," said he, leading the way into one of these.

    The Stark Munro Letters J. Stark Munro
  • Between the kitchen and his study, or consulting room, was a slight partition.

    Welsh Folk-Lore Elias Owen
  • Passing along the hall, I went into my consulting room and lit the gas.

  • When I had dismissed the cabman I let myself in and 238 proceeded to my consulting room.

  • He went into his consulting room and was gone for some time.

    Sight Unseen Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • As he touched her, he remembered holding her wrist in his consulting room.

    Bella Donna Robert Hichens
  • Nanteuil had remained behind in the doctor's consulting room.

    A Mummer's Tale Anatole France
  • I was about to suggest my consulting room: there's nobody there.

    The Philanderer George Bernard Shaw
  • He glanced in the outer office as he passed to his consulting room.

    The Evil Shepherd E. Phillips Oppenheim
Contemporary definitions for consulting room
noun

a doctor's room for discussions with patients

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