- the office of the president of the United States, located in the White House.
- this office regarded as the seat of executive power in the U.S. federal government.
Origin of Oval Office
An Americanism dating back to 1960–65; so called from the shape of the room
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- the private office of the president of the US, a large oval room in the White House
- the US presidency
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