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delivery room

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noun
an area in a hospital equipped for delivering babies.
a room or area in which deliveries are made or received, as the section of a public library where books are taken out or returned.
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Origin of delivery room

First recorded in 1945–50
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delivery room

n.
A room or an area in a hospital that is equipped for delivering babies.
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