demi-pension

[ duh-mee-pahn-syawn ]
/ də mi pɑ̃ˈsyɔ̃ /

noun French.

an arrangement whereby a guest or resident pays, usually at a fixed rate, for room, breakfast, and one other daily meal offered in a hotel or boardinghouse; half board.Compare modified American plan.
an arrangement whereby a student takes the midday meal offered at a school.

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British Dictionary definitions for demi-pension

demi-pension
/ French (dəmipɑ̃sjɔ̃) /

noun

another name for half board
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