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lunchroom

[ luhnch-room, -room ]
/ ˈlʌntʃˌrum, -ˌrʊm /
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noun

a room, as in a school, where light meals or snacks can be bought or where food brought from home may be eaten.
a luncheonette.

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Origin of lunchroom

First recorded in 1815–25; lunch + room
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British Dictionary definitions for lunchroom

lunchroom
/ (ˈlʌntʃˌruːm, -ˌrʊm) /

noun

US and Canadian a room where lunch is served or where students, employees, etc, may eat lunches they bring
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